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Man Utd deliver Real Madrid definitive answer over Bale deal

Manchester United have reportedly rejected to the chance to speak with Real Madrid about Gareth Bale.

Real boss Zinedine Zidane does not want the Wales international at the Bernabeu next season.

United have long been linked with four-time Champions League winner.

However, ESPN says Bale has been deemed too old by United transfers chief Ed Woodward.

At 29, Bale doesn't fit the profile United are looking for in this transfer window, with the club instead targeting young and promising talent.

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