WATCH: Gareth Bale's outstanding 2012-13 Premier League campaign

Newcastle United will make signing Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale a priority once their Saudi-backed takeover bid goes through, according to reports.

Gareth Bale in action for Tottenham in 2012   -  Getty Images

Newcastle United will make signing Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale a priority once their Saudi-backed takeover bid goes through, according to reports. Gareth Bale announced himself as one of the world's elite during Tottenham Hotspur's 2012-13 Premier League campaign. Relive the Welshman's best strikes from the season that set him on his path to stardom.