The on-loan Real Madrid star’s renaissance continued on Sunday with a double, taking him to six goals in as many games
Gareth Bale paid tribute to Tottenham’s attacking prowess after the Welshman continued his improved run of form with a brace against Crystal Palace in Sunday’s 4-1 victory.
The veteran striker has faced struggles this season since his return to north London on loan from Real Madrid, struggling to make an impression under Jose Mourinho.
But with a Premier League double this weekend to post some of his best figures in eight years, the 31-year-old has highlighted Spurs’ quality up front as key to helping him rediscover top gear.
What has Bale said?
“I think that is why I came here, [because] the attacking players we have are amazing,” the attacker told Sky Sports. [It’s] not just the ones who played tonight but on the bench [too.].
“We are all pushing each other and it’s good to get the three points. There is a lot of fighting for places so you have to stay on your toes and have to keep working hard.
“We are in a good moment now [and] getting the confidence back so hopefully we can keep it going. I feel good; it takes a bit of time sometimes but I’m experienced enough to be patient.
Bale reserved further praise for fellow forward Harry Kane, who assisted both goals before nabbing two himself to help down Roy Hodgson’s visitors at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
“He’s fantastic, an incredible striker,” he added. “He showed that again…