RUMOURS: Bale staying at Real Madrid full stop

The Welsh winger is wanted by Jose Mourinho at Old Trafford, while his place at Real has been under threat, but he’s now fit, firing and staying put.

Zinedine Zidane’s side got off to the perfect start as goals from Gareth Bale, Casemiro and Toni Kroos helped them record an emphatic victory

Bale scored one and assisted another as Real Madrid began their La Liga title defence with an easy victory at Deportivo La Coruna.

Manchester United aren’t even in the race, regardless of a £400,00 per week offer.

Gareth Bale is going nowhere. The Real Madrid forward has been the subject of transfer talk this summer linking him with a move to Manchester United, while his place in the team has come into question due to the fabulous form of Marco Asensio. But the winger wants to stay and, on Sunday, he showed why Los Blancos are keen to keep him…