Francisco Buyo: Fans Want Gareth Bale to Shine
Real Madrid fans may “sometimes” nothing like Gareth Bale, but former goalie Francisco Buyo believes they simply want him to achieve success.
The Wales star, who became a member of Real inside a world record ￡85.3million offer 2013, continues to be associated with a escape from the La Liga giants after a hard time in the club.
Bale was jeered throughout his side’s 2-1 friendly make an impression on Galatasaray on Tuesday because he is constantly on the find it difficult to meet the fans’ high expectations.
Buyo feels Real’s demanding supporters only desire to begin to see the 26-year-old achieve his high standards.
“I do not think fans boo Gareth Bale. Sometimes they do not like him but it is great. They need him to shine at Real,” the previous Real goalie told Omnisport.
“I do not think the supporters whistle lower at Gareth Bale, sometimes they reveal their unconformity like they are doing during trophy events in the Santiago Bernabeu.
“I believe Real Madrid supporters want Bale to exhibit his quality and skills like a player. He’s going to make a difference for future Real Madrid success.”
Despite his world-record fee, Bale remains within the shadow of worldwide superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.
Buyo stated La Liga was lucky to possess “football monsters” Messi and Ronaldo.
“Messi and Cristiano are players with various characteristics,” he stated.
“After I was Real Madrid keeper I had been lucky to manage, with all of respects to Messi and Cristiano, the greatest player in those days: Diego Armando Maradona. Maradona has similar characteristics to Messi. And more often than not I had been the ‘winner’ within the duel.
“Therefore, you cannot be frightened associated with a player. But the strength of these football monsters is huge.
“Which is a lucky that are both in La Liga and, effectively, both may cause you a lot, many problems.”