Hey, uh, Gareth Bale—where you been? What you been hiding in those boots for the past three months since you last scored a goal? A touch of magic? Well, yes, apparently.
In today's match against Espanyol, the Real Madrid stud scored a goal that was nothing short of soccer perfection, administering a first touch and an inch-precise post-dinger to put Real Madrid up 2-0—where they'd stay til full time. While, yes, we should be heralding the second coming of Bale—who hadn't scored for Real Madrid since early November—mayyyybe we should be giving Isco a little due credit. Because that pass was the 'today's Gareth Bale goal' of passes. Muah!