Gareth Bale in BT Sport channel deal

SCOTLAND fans may be sick of hearing about him, after he dominated the build-up to last Friday’s World Cup qualifier at Hampden, but Wales winger Gareth Bale has been signed up as a guest pundit for the new BT Sport channels.

The Tottenham talisman will also help market BT’s campaigns for its 38 live Premier League games from next season.

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Simon Green, head of BT Sport, said: “We are delighted that we’ve managed to do what dozens of top football managers would like to do – sign Gareth Bale.”