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Bale lauds Foxes' title win - but can't hide sadness for Spurs

The Real star took to social media to congratulate newly-crowned Premier League champions Leicester on their incredible triumph.

Bale lauds Foxes' title win - but can't hide sadness for Spurs
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Real Madrid's Gareth Bale couldn't conceal his sadness as former club Tottenham Hotspur missed out on the Premier League title to history-makers Leicester City.

Spurs' 2-2 draw with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Monday saw the Foxes proclaimed English champions for the first time ever.

But, in a message posted on Twitter, Bale also applauded Claudio Ranieri's 5000-1 outsiders for their achievement in claiming a maiden domestic crown: