Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui stated Gareth Bale can have a standout season following the departure of Cristiano Ronaldo.
“Bale is a player we love, he has been here a long time and has been training hard,” Lopetegui said in his pre-Super Cup press conference.
Lopetegui added: “Atletico are a massive team with lots of international players and a clear idea of what the coach wants them to do.”
The team trained hard for the clash the Lillekula Stadium in Tallinn, Estonia.
Watch the training video blow.
The Los Blancos club legend’s switch to Serie A has left quite a void but Ramos is confident it will be business as usual for the Spanish giants this term.
Watch the 32-year-old defender speak ahead of Wednesday evening’s UEFA Super Cup clash against Atletico Madrid.
There was plenty of speculation over the course of the summer that the Whites attacker would leave the Bernabeu, however, the Welshman is set to be an integral part of Los Blancos this season.
Watch the Real manager speak below ahead of Wednesday’s UEFA Super Cup final clash against Atletico Madrid.