Bale: “Confinement is quite strict in Spain”

first_imgAjax: “I think when we played against them we didn’t think they were as good as they later showed. They were very organized and they were able to play at a high level. They knew perfectly well what they had to do, what role each one had … In the first leg, we won hopefully if I’m honest with you but on the return they put on a great show and wowed the world. They had a fantastic team and had some bad luck that left them out of the final. We tried to get over it and forget it. “ Tottenham in the Champions 18/19: “Normally, we would have made it to the end or to the semifinals. It seemed strange to me not to get there. Everyone likes to see the Champions League final. With Tottenham playing it, I really wanted to see it. The final. During the playoffs they had great games, like in the semifinals. For us Tottenham fans, the final was a bit disappointing but you have to look more generally. They did very well until they got there and gave their best “Home training: “They sent us two-week routines to do in the gym. Running, weights, prevention exercises to make sure you’re still at the best level. We’re in touch through Zoom. We try to be in the best shape possible if we have to go back. not to be at a bad level and to be able to return with strength to play the remainder of the season. “Confinement: “I think we have been in Spain for six weeks. It is quite a strict confinement. We cannot go out for a walk or do sports. It is quite strict but what is best for everyone is being done. We all understand that they are necessary sacrifices and that they are trying to do things the best they can. “How it feels: “I feel like we all feel, but we have to get the positives. Normally, we travel every other day to play outside or spend the night away from home before home games. Now, I am at home with my children, my wife and my family and I don’t have to go to work every morning. I like spending time with them. “Play again: “We all want to play again, but the most important thing is to do it safely. We don’t want to go back too soon. Everything has to be done safely”Soccer: “Everyone misses him and wants to play or go see a game but there will be more seasons, Champions, leagues, cups … The important thing right now is to be well. There will be much more football in the future and we hope not to have again this problem. “ Gareth Bale took advantage of the confinement in Madrid to grant an interview to the British channel BT Sports. The Welshman discussed several current issues: confinement due to the coronavirus, his work plan or the possible return of football, but also from the past, such as his most special title with Real Madrid, the Champions of last season, etc.His favorite Champions: “The Tenth. It was my first time. The feeling of lifting that trophy is unique. Also because of how we won it. Everything was new and special. It is not easy to keep one. The twelfth we won in Cardiff was also special. Not everyone can win at home. Also the Thirteenth in Kiev, for the goal I scored, the one for victory. But if I have to choose, it would be La Décima. “last_img read more