BBC Sport - Gareth Bale's Real Madrid move - Gary Lineker's verdict
Lineker on Bale's 'fabulous opportunity'
- From the section Football
Former Barcelona striker Gary Lineker advises Gareth Bale to learn the Spanish language as the Welsh forward begins life at Real Madrid.
Bale completed his world record move to Madrid for a fee of £85.3m on Monday and Lineker urges the former Southampton and Tottenham forward to "throw his heart and soul" into the culture.
Match of the Day presenter and former England striker Lineker made 103 appearances for Spanish giants Barcelona between 1986 and 1989.