Gareth Bale mentioned on Monday he’ll play in golf’s Pebble Beach Pro-Am occasion in February, simply weeks after the previous Real Madrid and Wales star introduced his retirement from soccer.
Bale, who hung up his boots earlier in January, will be a part of a variety of different celebrities on the well-known Californian hyperlinks course together with among the world’s high golf professionals.
The 33-year-old wrote on Instagram: “Delighted to announce I will be playing in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am at the start of next month! Let’s go.”
Former Tottenham ahead Bale gained 5 Champions League titles and three La Liga crowns with Real however retained a ardour for golf that when angered Madrid followers.
While on worldwide obligation with Wales, he posed with a banner that learn, ‘Wales. Golf. Madrid. In That Order’.
Bale, who ended his membership profession with Los Angeles FC, performed for Wales eventually 12 months’s World Cup in Qatar earlier than deciding to retire.
Now he has time to show his consideration to his second sporting love.
There shall be 156 amateurs taking part at Pebble Beach from February 2-5 and the identical variety of professionals, together with US Open champion Matt Fitzpatrick and world quantity 5 Patrick Cantlay.