It was claimed the former Tottenham star would be arriving to replace Ronaldo this summer.
"He is the best player in the world. He is a very important factor in why I wanted to come here. The team is full of players who are best in the world in their positions. There is nobody better than Cristiano Ronaldo; I am looking forward to playing with him and with the others. I think we will win a lot of trophies together," said Bale.
"Ronaldo is the best player in the world and I want to learn from him He's the boss. I want to try to help the team. I don't think I need to help him. He has already shown that he is the best in the world. It is amazing being here and I want to start this challenge and with luck dominate the Liga."
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