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Spanish newspaper Marca (h/t Sky Sports) is reporting that Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Gareth Bale has agreed to a six-year deal with Real Madrid.
The paper, which is known for its loyalty to Real Madrid, reports that Bale will be paid €10 million per year. Spurs, meanwhile, insist Bale is not for sale.
Sky Sports quotes Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas as saying: "(Bale) is a player that we are willing to continue to have, he's a Tottenham player, he's one of the most fantastic players in the world at the moment and we are counting on him for the future."
Another Spanish paper, El Confidencial (h/t ESPN), reported this week that Real Madrid are preparing an £85 million bid for Bale. Meanwhile, English paper The Times reports that Manchester United are willing to break the British transfer record to sign the Welshman.
Bale, 24, scored 21 league goals last season in 33 appearances. He was named PFA and FWA Player of the Year.