In just Bale's third full training session since joining from Tottenham in a 86million move, he was on the end of a rare sliding tackle from the former Manchester United star - who was probably keen to show the Welsh wizard what it takes to become the Real deal. Although Pepe seems to be laughing in the background at what looks like a typical training ground challenge between two team-mates, closer inspection reveals that Ronaldo shows no mercy on Bale by flying into his ankle. VIDEO Scroll down to watch the Ronaldo tackle on Bale That's just for starters: Cristiano Ronaldo looks up at Gareth Bale after making a sliding challenge Incoming: Ronaldo decides to launch into a slide tackle on Bale Sliding scale: Ronaldo's boot is studs up but grounded as he homes in on Bale Direct hit: Bale feels the full force as Ronaldo slides through his ankle Bale appeared to be OK following the incident - but he did not seem very happy. It wasn't the first incident, agen judi bola terpercaya in fact the training session featured a number of challenges from Ronaldo on the Welshman. Ronaldo was the previous most expensive player in the world following his 80m move to Madrid from Manchester United in 2009 agen judi bola terpercaya judging by these pictures isn't about to let Bale enjoy an easy ride agen judi bola terpercaya settle in to his first few weeks at the Bernabeu. Moment Ronaldo puts reducer on Bale's ankle...
Welcome to Real Madrid! Cristiano Ronaldo crunches Gareth Bale during training
But it appears that despite Bale insisting all is well between them, Ronaldo is not too keen on the 24-year-olds presence. MORE: Carlo Ancelotti confirms Gareth Bale will bursa taruhan bola debut for Madrid this weekend Running jump: Ronaldo flies into Bale (Picture: Rex) Ahead of Madrids match with Villarreal this weekend, Ronaldo was pictured tearing across the training pitch before clattering into Bale. Ronaldo made a nasty connection with Bales ankle, which has caused him issues in the last few months. The tackle was soon laughed off as attention focused on tactics for Villarreal, agen judi bola terpercaya the media were ushered away, but it remains to be seen if the Ronaldo agen judi bola terpercaya Bale relationship will work moving forward. The duo are both in line to start at the weekend, where supporters will get their first glimpse of the pair in competition action.
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And Ronaldo clearly felt the need to put the Welshman in his place as the Real squad trained at the Valdebebas sports grounds in the Spanish capital. Ronaldo flew in on his new team-mate, in what appeared to be an aggressive sliding challenge on Bale's ankle. It was amazing to meet Cristiano yesterday, he's a nice guy Gareth Bale Defender Pepe is seen laughing in the background, but Bale looks to have told the Portuguese forward to go easy. Real legend Zinedine Zidane kept a close eye on proceedings, agen judi bola terpercaya may need to mediate between the pair if Ronaldo continues his direct approach. But Bale played down suggestions their relationship could become strained by his high-profile arrival. Ronaldo tries to laugh off his challenge on Bale [REUTERS] "It was amazing to meet Cristiano yesterday, he's a nice guy," said Bale.