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Real Madrid defender Pepe: Forget Bale, focus on Di Maria

Real Madrid defender Pepe would rather talk about his current teammates than Tottenham star Gareth Bale.

There are reports in Madrid that Real's senior players are becoming resentful over Real's marathon pursuit of the Welshman.

"We have to stick to talking about those of us that are here and our group. That's what's most important to me and I don't have any comment with regards to Bale," said Pepe.

"(Angel) Di Maria is fine and is working a lot to be able to play. We're happy with Cristiano Ronaldo and we hope that he carries on as he is because it's important for all of us. We can't speculate over things that aren't a reality."

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