Madrid Spain /
It seems that the “nostalgia” for soccer soon passed Gareth Balewho only a month after retiring as a professional footballer will embark on a new adventure in the sport, but as golfer. And not. It will not be in some friendly or charity tournament, but in the very PGA Tour.
With the elimination of the Selection of Wales in Qatar 2022, the nicknamed Cardiff Express put an end to his outstanding career as a footballerin which he played for Real Madrid winning five Champions League, in addition to returning the Welsh to the World Cup after 64 years.
What golf tournament will Gareth Bale play?
Being active with the Merengues, Bale always showed that his true passion was golf; At the time when Carlo Ancelotti and Zinedine Zidane frequently ruled him out of the squad, the left-hander was dedicated to playing on the fairways.
Now without the commitment of football, Gareth will return to golf, his great passionto compete in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Amtournament of PGA Tour in California. The tournament will be held from February 2 to 5.
Guardiola wants to play golf with Bale
Golf is a sport that has captured athletes from various disciplines already some retired. People like the Mexican boxer, Canelo Alvarezand the Mexican exporter, Jorge Camposregularly practice with the irons in the most important courses in the United States.
Another sporting figure who has come close to golf is Pep Guardiola, the coach who won absolutely everything with Barcelona and who currently leads Manchester City. After Gareth’s retirement, the Catalan said the Welshman “will be an excellent golfer” without ruling out the possibility of -at some point- participating in a charity tournament together.