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Spurs extend Bale break

October 25, 2012
By Kevin Palmer
Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas has given star winger Gareth Bale extended leave after he became a father for the first time.

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Bale, 23, was allowed to skip Tottenham's crucial Premier League encounter with Chelsea last weekend after his partner Emma Rhys-Jones went into labour before she gave birth on Sunday.

Now Bale has been excused for Thursday night's Europa League trip to ...

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