Gareth Bale has insisted that Tottenham Hotspur junior Joe Rodon will go on to turn out to be one of many Premier League’s best defenders.
Rodon joined Tottenham for round £ 11m from Swansea City last summer time.
The Wales defender solely played for Spurs last season however impressed when given the chance.
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Together with Bale, Rodon is in Wales’ final squad for the European Championships beginning this month.
As quoted by Wales On-line, Bale has praised Rodon, suggesting he seems to be a “very robust defender” for Spurs:
“It is great that we have spent the last year having great enjoyable,” said Bale. “Ben [Davies] and I’ve the expertise of 2016 and Joe asks us all of the time and he tells us what he was doing when he was watching and needed to be a part of a event and now he has a chance.
“He has come on leaps this season, has made a lot continuity in his football, he has improved and improved and he seems like an actual, sharp, robust defender, and he seems higher and higher .
“He will probably be one of many best defenders within the Premier League in years to come.
“That is one other step in the precise path for him and one thing he needs to prove himself with. I am positive it is going to do great for us. ”
Bale returned to type for Tottenham in the direction of the end of the season as he finished with 16 goals and three assists from his 34 outings. He finished the Premier League marketing campaign with a brace against Leicester City.
The frontman has insisted that having “recreation time” is crucial for him to search out his best type:
“It was great to finish the season, the last few months, within the type of scoring goals. I knew that, ”he added.
“I believe lots of people know that. It was recreation time solely.
“As soon as I had a chance to maintain enjoying and really received my fitness within the Premier League, it felt pure to have my type back and I might start scoring.
“No shock to me, it wanted to occur.”