The Daily Star Sunday says whether it ends up being a world record fee depends on Spurs - who have received TWO offers from the Spanish giants for the Welshman. Real are willing to pay £78m in one lump sum or £85m in instalments, with only £20m of that up front and the rest paid over the next three years.
Real are keen to make sure they don't overpay for Bale, who will sign a six-year deal worth £8m a year which ensures Ronaldo remains the club's best-paid player.
Both sides have agreed to wait until Spurs have completed their own moves in the transfer market before making it official.
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