Date: 15th January 2011 at 1:21pm
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One of the biggest threats to United extending their unbeaten run at White Hart Lane, is the Welshman, Gareth Bale.

Bale has sprung to prominence this season with a series of devastating displays, none more so than that incredible hat-trick in the San Siro Stadium in the Champions League.

Ahead of the fixture, Sir Alex Ferguson has remarked on how Bale was being tracked by United but a deal couldn`t be finalised when he remarked to the tabloid hacks,

“We tried to sign him as a 16 or 17 year old boy. But it never got to the last stage.”

“They must have alerted Tottenham – we made a good offer but they turned it down.”

“Bale has tremendous speed and is a great crosser of the ball.”

“He`s made an exciting contribution this season.”


Now we can only wonder if things had off turned out differently! What sort of impact would Bale have made at Old Trafford.


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