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Bale happy at Spurs, says Ledley King

Tottenham Hotspur legend Ledley King said on Wednesday that Gareth Bale is happy at the club, as speculation intensifies about fierce interest from Real Madrid.Reports in Spain say that the flying Welsh winger has told Tottenham that he wants to leave and has agreed a six-year deal to join Real.But former England international King, who captained Spurs before retiring last year because of persistent injury, said: "There has been speculation all over the summer and I don't think it's going to stop till the window closes."As far as I'm aware Gareth is happy playing football at the club," King, now an ambassador for Spurs, said in Hong Kong, where the Londoners play Sunderland later Wednesday in the Barclays Asia Trophy."From the club's point of view we continue to try to work with Gareth and try to get the best out of him and hopefully he will be starting off the season with Spurs and finishing off the season the way he did (last term)."King admitted that he had not spoken to the 24-year...

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