Reports in the English press suggest that the Spanish giants have conceded they cannot sign the player yet.
Madrid may go back in for the Welshman in 12 months’ time, with Bale one of the most sought after players in world football.
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Five English clubs will compete in the last sixteen of the Champions League for the first time ever as Liverpool, Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea and Tottenham face some difficult away matches.