Tottenham 1-0 Southampton

Man-of-the-moment Bale delivers on cue

May 4, 2013
By John Brewin, White Hart Lane
There were those who argued with Gareth Bale's winning of three honours last week. The Suarez sympathisers and the Van Persie partisans were wrong, the players and the writers right: there is simply no-one in the English game who can conjure what Bale can.

While Tottenham have Bale, they will always have hope. A driving run into the heart of Southampton's defence and a thrashing drive kept Spurs in the hunt for the Champions League. It is a stage that a player like Bale must ...

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