Match highlights

Gareth Bale Falls Out of Favor Again Under Mourinho

Back to football news
11 Feb 2021
--- views
Gareth Bale

Jose Mourinho left out Gareth Bale in the Spur’s matchday squad to face Everton in the FA Cup as the event marks the latest blow for the Welshman since his return to North London.


Gareth Bale returned to great fanfare on loan from Real Madrid in the summer and hoped that his re-uniting with Spurs would be one of the greatest. However, the star has struggled under Mourinho who found no space for him in the squad that was to face Everton.

Bale was denied the chance to showcase his talent on Wednesday night. The reason being, Mourinho elected to leave him out and instead extended the olive branch to Dele Alli who routinely has also found himself out of favor.

“Gareth is not on the bench because he wasn’t happy with his training session yesterday”. Said Mourinho.

“I wouldn’t say an injury. Not at all. But some felt he wasn’t happy with, so it was better for him to stay back and to be working with the sports science guys”.

Upon agreeing his return to north London in the summer, Spurs agreed to pay in the region of £250,000 per week of his mammoth £600,000-per-week salary. And, there is an acknowledgment that Bale’s high-profile return has not provided value for the money.

Mourinho and staff are said to still be hopeful Bale’s form can improve for him to play a key role in the club’s run-in. But, the trust does not seem to have extended to even a place on the bench at Goodison Park on Wednesday.

As it is, Spurs are competing across four competitions and while Mourinho still needs all of his squad, patience seems to be wearing thin.

  • Gareth Bale
  • José Mourinho
  • Tottenham Hotspurs
  • Livescore (livescore)
  • Match highlights

Subscribe and receive the latest news

Facebook Twitter
Card image
The Goal Post

REVIEW World Cup Qualifiers | THE GOAL POST

Justin is back with a new episode of Goal post. This goal post will be dedicated to the World Cup and it’s Qualifiers.  World Cup and how much exciting it’s The 2022 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be the 22nd running of the FIFA World Cup competition, the quadrennial international men’s football championship contested

7 Sep 2021
--- views
Card image

UNLUCKY ROONEY, JDT Collab With Aston Martin & Many More! | OFF THE PITCH

Dana is back with a new episode of the “Off the pitch”. She will review the latest rumors in European football. Varane’s departure from Real Madrid  Varane is departing from Real Madrid and he is going to Manchester United and Real Madrid is going to have it tough without him, Varane was and still for

29 Jul 2021
--- views