By Najibu Mulema

The Wales international has committed his long-term future to the La Liga outfit, extending his stay at the Bernabeu until 2022.

According to, Gareth Bale has signed a contract extension at Real Madrid, with the fresh terms set to take him through to 2022.

The Wales international moved to the Santiago Bernabeu in a record-breaking switch from Tottenham Hotspur in the summer of 2013.

He has gone on to make over 130 appearances for Los Blancos, while netting 62 goals including 50 in La Liga.

Bale’s exploits have also seen him help Real to a number of major honours, including two Champions League crowns and the 2013/14 Copa del Rey.

The 27-year-old will hope there are many more to come, having committed his long-term future to the Spanish giants.

A short statement released on Real’s official website read:
“Real Madrid CF and Gareth Bale have agreed to the
extension of the player’s contract, which is linked to the club until 30 June 2022.”