Gareth Bale back to his best after Real Madrid ordeal, says Chris Mepham

Wales defender Chris Mepham states Gareth Bale is right back to his best on the pitch that his off-pitch woes have stopped.
Bale, who seemed to be on his way from Real Madrid in the summer before his turn to Chinese team Jiangsu Suning dropped through, has found his way back into Zinedine Zidane’s plans .
Mepham considers that, today Bale’s future seems to be solved, he can start putting in the performances everybody knows he can for Wales following a year for the national team.
«It’s fantastic to see Gaz back out to the pitch doing,» Mepham said.
«He had a great deal of speculation over the summertime and it is great he’s got that attention back. When he was not getting the it was hard.
«He came away with Wales and that was his time to shine and, unfortunately, he did not contribute with all the aims everyone about him desires.
«After we lost the two matches in Croatia and Hungary I found him in the dressing room afterwards. He had been devastated, as we all were, but it only demonstrates just how much it means .»
There seems to be a brand new controversy round the Welsh national group, with some exciting young players beginning to get the chance beneath Ryan Giggs.
Daniel James’ stock has skyrocketed because his move to Manchester United, scoring three goals in his four Premier League matches for the Red Devils.
And now David Brooks and Harry Wilson are equally with Mepham at club level using Bournemouth, and are becoming vital components to Eddie Howe’s side.
Mepham, who has started three matches to your Cherries himself this year, believes this is only going to help relieve the pressure placed to carry the side.
He said:»It’s been difficult for Gareth having that pressure on you every match, to be the individual to acquire the targets.
«That’s why it’s fantastic to see different lads chipping in — Wilson, Brooks, if he was in the group, also Daniel James.
«Hopefully this takes the strain off Gareth and now we have got good attacking options on Friday [contrary to Azerbaijan].»
And while those players could choose the pressure of Bale, they could be shooting set-pieces off him also.
Harry Wilson is now becoming renowned bagging one against Manchester City earlier this season.
However, Mepham backs Champions League-winner and up the Real Madrid guy to retain the responsibility.
Mepham stated:»it is a conversation I don’t need to participate in!
«Both of them is able to create this moment of magical. Harry scored from Manchester City and he’s done it several times, but then so has Gaz.
«If I’m betting person I would have cash on Gaz bullying the younger lad out of it!»

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