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Manchester United Legend Tells Madrid Star To Snub Mourinho

Manchester United Legend Tells Madrid Star To Snub Mourinho

Yes, we have heard this an bad lot but at the moment Gareth Bale is not playing enough in the biggest games to be happy at Real Madrid; he was on the bench for both Champions League last-16 clashes with PSG.

The former Tottenham forward has always been linked with a return to the Premier League with Manchester United his likeliest destination.

The former Wales and United captain said there was never the prospect of working under Mourinho and, having failed in his efforts to secure managerial jobs at several clubs, including Swansea City, Giggs had 18 months out of the game, which he spent travelling the world for ambassadorial and punditry roles.

"Of course it's good to have good people around you who you know and you want those people to be the ones you trust". He's won three Champions League titles, the proof is in that.

'When you are at clubs like that, you are always going to win things. Gareth has the ability to score every type of goal and there are similarities with Cristiano Ronaldo.

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However, Giggs believes that the La Liga side is the best place for Bale, who on Thursday became Wales' all-time top scorer after netting a hat-trick in their 6-0 win over China.

The Manchester United legend, who retired aged 40, says he sought the advice of fellow managers - including leading figures from other sports - prior to his Wales appointment.

"But that was a nightmare actually as Eddie was trying to ask me questions about Sir Alex and I wanted to get everything out of him!"

Mourinho confirmed his interest in Bale when United and Real met in the European Super Cup in August and the 28-year-old is said to be open-minded about his future. "Ultimately you're the boss and you have to make the decisions".

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