Real Madrid confirms calf injury for Bale


Real Madrid confirmed that Gareth Bale has suffered a calf injury, making the Wales star likely to miss the Champions League clash with Paris Saint-Germain.

Speculation had been rife the attacker would miss the match, despite his eagerness to play.

"Following the tests carried out on Gareth Bale in the Sanitas la Moraleja University Hospital, the player has been diagnosed with a soleus muscle injury in his left leg," A Real Madrid statement read. "His recovery will continue to be assessed."