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Agent – Bale has been through a tough ride at Tottenham

According to Gareth Bale's agent Jonathan Barnett, the Welshman has overcome an unnecessary tough ride in his season-long loan spell at Tottenham Hotspur and is now playing at his best. Bale, 31, made a return to Spurs in the summer on loan from Real Madrid but was just a peripheral figure with only six Premier League starts under Jose Mourinho before the Portuguese manager was fired in April. Since then, he has started two Premier League games under interim boss Ryan Mason and has scored 4 goals including a hat-trick against Sheffield United on Sunday. When asked if the Welshman would extend his stay at the club in a chat with Sky Sports, Barnett said: "Nothing has been discussed at the moment. "He had a tough ride and I don't think that should have been necessary. "He came a...