10 La Liga Lessons: Bale will never have it easier

Bale loves the easy life in La Liga

It’s not just the flying start in terms of goals and assists that'll be making the Welshman a chirpy young so-and-so, but the fact he will never find his footballing life so easy. Sides like Saturday’s visitors to the Bernabéu, Valladolid, simply aren’t physically or economically able to compete against the mighty Madrid, who can field a €100 million player when another is on the sidelines.

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