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Huge boost for Real Madrid as key man ready to return from injury (Video)

He’s back

After a long term layoff through injury, Gareth Bale is finally back for Real Madrid and set to feature for the La Liga side once again.

Real Madrid and Cristiano Ronaldo have struggled at times since 2017 began, and to have Bale back is a huge boost for the club, especially with Barcelona set to now mainly focus on La Liga, with their Champions League campaign in tatters – and the Copa del Rey final some time away.

Fitness issues

Bale has suffered from several fitness issues since joining Real Madrid – but he’s aiming to go from now until the end of the season without any major concerns.

With Karim Benzema and Cristiano Ronaldo still occupying two out of the three spots up top, Bale will be looking forward to getting the BBC back together – but it could well be another step towards the exit door for Alvaro Morata, with his playing time now limited further.