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Tottenham reject 81m bid for Real Madrid target

Tottenham have reportedly rejected a massive 81million bid from Real Madrid for Gareth Bale, but the Spanish side are ready to make a new bid.

The Sunday Mirror reports that the Spanish giants are now planning to make a world record 85million bid to land Bale.

Friends of Bale now reportedly believes the Welshman's future lies in Spain.

Spurs are keen to hand Bale a new 170,000-a-week contract, but there are fears at the club that the Welshman is keen on a move to Real Madrid.

Spurs boss Andre Villas-Boas has insisted that they will not be selling Bale this summer.

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