Former Manchester United player and Wales boss made a statement in an interview and expressed the following facts about Bale who has become the main forward at Real Madrid since CR7 transfer to Juventus. Bale scoring in the opener of La Liga against Getafe and Girona.
“When someone like Cristiano leaves there is always going to be a spotlight on who is going to replace him goal-wise and threat-wise,” said Giggs.
“It’s a massive void to fill but Gareth has the experience now of being at the club for a long time. Every year there is pressure on him and he has handled it brilliantly.”
he added: “Gareth has shown his qualities in big games and that he can handle anything that is thrown at him.”
Bale became Wales’s top goalscorer earlier this year when his 29th international goal took him past Ian Rush’s record.
Bale, 29, who joined Real from Tottenham in 2013, is part of a 25-man Wales squad for next month’s UEFA League of Nations games against the Republic of Ireland and Denmark.
“He has started this season on fire,” Giggs said. “But there’s never really a time when he is not playing well.
“I think always the problem with Gareth is that when he has been injured, he’s then had to come back and get more game time. But when he plays, he always plays well and more or less scores.”
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