With Ancelotti and Ronaldo, Real Madrid on course to achieve `La Decima` dream

Their convincing win in Germany will surely give a new meaning to Real Madrid La Decima target. With Ancelotti and Ronaldo doing the tricks, Madridistas can hope for a season laced with titles and celebrations.

Enjoyment key to Madrid form, says Bale

Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale had a perfect return to action after three games out through injury, with a goal and an assist as Los Blancos moved to the top of La Liga on Saturday.

Footie stars tweet pics of how they rang in 2014

Gareth Bale, Lionel Messi and Fernando Torres have tweeted pictures of how they rang in the New Year.

Redknapp feared hair would hinder Bale`s progress as top footballer

Former Tottenham Hotspur manager Harry Redknapp has revealed that he once feared Real Madrid striker Gareth Bale was too obsessed with his hairstyle to make it as a top footballer.

Gareth Bale in Wales squad but will not play, says Coleman

Gareth Bale will not feature for Wales in their final two World Cup qualifiers, manager Chris Coleman said on Thursday after naming the Real Madrid forward in his squad.

Real Madrid`s Gareth Bale has thigh muscle injury

Real Madrid`s Wales winger and record signing Gareth Bale has a muscle strain in his left thigh, the La Liga club said on Wednesday.

Bale makes mum and dad millionaires overnight

After former Tottenham striker Gareth Bale became the world`s most expensive footballer, being signed by Real Madrid in a world-record move, his parents have been turned into millionaires overnight.

Bale, Van Persie, Hazard among nominees for PFA Player of the Year award

A group of players from Premier League sides Manchester United, Chelsea, Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur have been nominated for the 2012-13 Professional Footballers` Association (PFA) Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year.

Rooney is England`s only `world-class` striker: Redknapp

Queens Park Rangers (QPR) manager Harry Redknapp has said Manchester United star Wayne Rooney is England`s only true world-class striker at the moment.

Europa Cup: Late Dembele leveller sees Spurs through

Tottenham secured their progress into the last 16 of the Europa League with a dramatic late equaliser to draw 1-1 with Lyon at the Stade de Gerland.

Europa League: Bale free-kicks Spurs to 2-1 win against Lyon

The Welshman`s two superb free-kicks - the second with the last kick of the game - give Spurs a narrow lead to take to France, despite Samuel Umtiti`s second-half thunderbolt.

Courteney Cox`s crush on Christian Bale

Actress Courteney Cox, who has been single since splitting from her husband David Arquette in 2010, says she has a crush on actor Christian Bale.

`Fighter` stars Leo, Bale take supporting Oscars

Christian Bale and Melissa Leo won the supporting-acting Academy Awards on Sunday for the boxing drama "The Fighter," while "Toy Story 3" claimed the prize for feature animation.

Firth, Portman, Bale, Leo win Screen Actors prizes

The British monarchy saga `The King`s Speech` won the best-actor trophy Sunday for Colin Firth and a second honor for its overall cast at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Bale spoke in secret language on `The Fighter` sets

Christian Bale has revealed that he spoke in secret language with former boxer Dicky Eklund, who the actor plays in his new film "The Fighter".

Bale stopped from doing own stunts in `The Fighter`

Bale says he wanted to do his own stunts during the filming of his latest flick `The Fighter` but was persuaded not to by insurance companies.

Bale says losing weight for films is horrible

Bale dismissed rumours that he picks movies that require him to lose weight.

Bale to play American priest in `Nanjing Heroes`

Christian Bale has been chosen to play an American priest in the movie "Nanjing Heroes" based on the Nanjing massacre in China.

Tottenham`s priceless Bale envy of every club in Europe

Tottenham Hotspur`s Gareth Bale is the envy of Europe`s top clubs after destroying Inter Milan`s defence for the second time in two weeks but manager Harry Redknapp said on Wednesday he was not for sale at any price.

Tottenham`s priceless Bale envy of every club in Europe

Tottenham Hotspur`s Gareth Bale is the envy of Europe`s top clubs after destroying Inter Milan`s defence for the second time in two weeks but manager Harry Redknapp said on Wednesday he was not for sale at any price.