Tottenham fans praise Gareth Bale after goal v Arsenal

Gareth Bale of Tottenham Hotspur during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Sunderland at White Hart Lane on May 19, 2013 in London, England.

Tottenham Hotspur fans are raving about their former son after scoring against Arsenal.

Gareth Bale (C) of Tottenham Hotspur is congratulated by teammates Jermain Defoe (L) and Kyle Walker (R) after Bale's opening goal against the LA Galaxy during a friendly soccer match at...

Tottenham Hotspur have already had a very decent transfer window.

Mauricio Pochettino has snapped up Tanguy Ndombele in a club-record transfer and also brought Jack Clarke - who has re-signed for Leeds United on loan - to North London.

And with intense speculation about Giovani Lo Celso and Ryan Sessegnon set to become Tottenham's third and fourth signings, it's been a summer of good business.

Spurs fans would love to see Gareth Bale return amid doubts over his future at Real Madrid but, even if he doesn't, the Welshman has already delighted the supporters.


In the early hours of this morning, Bale came off the bench to score against the Lilywhites' old enemy Arsenal in a 2-2 draw with the Gunners.

It was a big message to Zinedine Zidane following rumours of tension between he and the Real boss.

Bale often found the net in North London derbies during his time at Tottenham, and here's how fans reacted to his goal this morning.

Louis Saha (C) of Spurs is congratulated by teammates Ryan Nelsen (L) and Gareth Bale (R) after scoring his team's third goal during the FA Cup sixth round match between Tottenham Hotspur...

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