Negotiations between Gareth Bale and Real Madrid over the forward’s future will remain on hold until after the European Championships this summer.
Sky Sports News has learned that no date has been set for the resumption of talks between Los Blancos and Bale’s representatives after a season on loan at Tottenham.
Reports in Spain suggesting Bale will consider seeking a contract settlement of around 50 percent of his Â£ 13million a year salary are considered widespread.
The Welsh skipper remains under contract at the Bernabeu until the summer of 2022.
Another season at Tottenham looks increasingly unlikely with Bale claiming after Sunday’s game against Leicester that he had made a decision on his future but would wait until after the Euros before going public as it “would cause chaos “.
After scoring twice on the last day of the Premier League season, Bale told Sky Sports: “It just has to happen after the Euros. I know what I’m doing but it will only wreak havoc if I say anything. it is now. “
The 31-year-old has scored 16 goals for Spurs upon returning to the club on loan.
Bale has won four Champions League titles and two La Ligas at Real since joining Spain club Spurs in 2013 for a then world record award.
He will join the Welsh side for the Euro before facing Switzerland in their first of their group matches on June 12.
Klinsmann opens up about possible Spurs return and Kane’s future
Tottenham legend Jurgen Klinsmann spoke exclusively to Sky Sports News on possible pleas for help from Daniel Levy, his sympathy with Harry Kane for his future at Spurs and England’s chances at the European Championships this summer.
Klinsmann, who has left football management since leaving Hertha Berlin in February last year, has revealed he will ‘still consider’ a return offer to Tottenham, where he has scored 29 more Premier League goals. of 50 appearances in two periods.
The former German striker, who led his national team to European Championships glory in 1996, has been impressed with Gareth Southgate’s leadership in England and believes he has a good chance of reaching the final stages.
“It has been a roller coaster for Spurs this year,” Klinsmann said. âAt first they were at the top and we all started dreaming. Fortunately, in the end we entered the Europa Conference League, so at least there is some kind of credit to the season you play football. European next season.
âOverall it’s been a tough race. My personal hope is that things will stabilize.
“Spurs fans want to see some fun. They’d rather lose 4-3 than win 1-0, that’s at Arsenal. We prefer to score goals!”