‘Welcome to Los Angeles FC’: Gareth Bale’s new club confirm the Wales captain is heading to the MLS
Los Angeles FC confirm Gareth Bale’s MLS move as his new club shares a montage of his exploits for Real Madrid… with Wales’ World Cup qualifier hero in a 12-month first deal
Wales captain Gareth Bale will join Los Angeles FC on a 12-month contract that can be extended until 2024, the MLS side has confirmed.
Los Angeles confirmed Bale’s arrival on Monday night with a series of clips showing his finest moments at Real Madrid, where his contract is about to expire at the peak of his nine-year stint with the LaLiga champions.
In a statement, LAFC said: “Bale will occupy an international roster upon receipt of its P1 Visa and International Transfer Certificate.”
Gareth Bale’s shock transfer to MLS club Los Angeles FC on a free transfer has been confirmed
The 32-year-old could make his debut against city rivals LA Galaxy on July 8.
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