Bale: Real Madrid whistles ‘normal’

first_imgReal Madrid Bale: Real Madrid whistles ‘normal’ Dejan Kalinic Last updated 2 years ago 11:38 18/9/2017 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) GarethBale - Cropped Getty Images Real Madrid Gareth Bale Primera División Real Sociedad Real Sociedad v Real Madrid The Welsh winger said being whistled at by fans “happens in football” as he preferred to focus on his performances Real Madrid attacker Gareth Bale labelled the whistles he has received from his own fans as normal after returning to goalscoring form.Bale has been booed and whistled at by Madrid fans unhappy with the Wales international’s performances this season.Los Blancos evens to beat Dortmund Article continues below Editors’ Picks ‘I’m getting better’ – Can Man Utd flop Fred save his Old Trafford career? Why Barcelona god Messi will never be worshipped in the same way in Argentina Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing However, he netted the sealer in a 3-1 win at Real Sociedad on Sunday for his first goal in almost a month.Bale said the whistles were to be expected, preferring to focus on what he could do on the pitch.”It is normal, it happens in football. I just keep my head down and keep working hard,” he told Movistar Partidazo.”That is all I can do, I cannot control what goes on, just my own game. You have ups and downs in your career, it is about how you bounce back.”FT: @RealSociedadEN 1-3 #RealMadrid (Rodrigues 28′; @Mayoral_Borja 19′, Rodrigues (OG) 36′, @GarethBale11 61′).#RMLiga pic.twitter.com/XvCuYuNTHd— Real Madrid C.F. (@realmadriden) September 17, 2017The win was Madrid’s first in three league games, keeping them within four points of rivals and leaders Barcelona.Bale acknowledged the importance of the result after back-to-back draws in the league.”It’s nice to score,” he said.”But the most important thing is the three points for the team, especially at a time when we needed the win.”last_img