Zidane confirms Gareth Bale close to Real Madrid exit

Zinedine Zidane says Gareth Bale is left on squad from preseason match against Buyern Munichen because Real Madrid is preparing to sell him.

Speculation of his transfer started last season after the welsh man fail to retain his performance but now Real Madrid are no longer needed him.

Zidane confirms Gareth Bale close to Real Madrid exit

Despite their heavy defeated match against Buyern, Zidane is confident on his squad without Bale as his agent blasts Zizou for his comments.

“Bale has been left out because Madrid are trying to get out,” Zidane declared.

“If you can go tomorrow, better.

“We hope he leaves soon. It would be best for everyone. We are working on his transfer to a new team.

“I have nothing personal against him, but there comes a time where things are done because they must be done.”

He added: “The exit is the coach’s decision, and also of the player, who knows the situation.

“The situation will change, I do not know if in 24 or 48 hours, but it will – and it’s a good thing for everyone.”