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11 reasons why the Premier League will miss Gareth Bale

The Welsh international’s move to Real Madrid has been officially confirmed.

1. His banter


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2. His increasingly impressive knack for scoring goals


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3. The respect he commands


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4. His odd mannerisms

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5. His ability to persistently torment defenders

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6. His flair

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7. His pace


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8. His phenomenally powerful shots

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9. His wacky celebrations

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10. His penchant for scoring dramatic last-minute stunners


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11. His so-bad-it’s-good trademark celebration

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