By Nathan Salt For Mailonline
Published: 09:03 BST, 18 September 2020 | Updated: 10:14 BST, 18 September 2020
Gareth Bale was seen driving into a private terminal at Madrid airport as the Welsh winger prepares to board a flight to London to seal his return to Tottenham.
Sportsmail exclusively revealed on Wednesday that Bale has agreed a season-long loan deal to return to north London.
He will earn more than £13million in wages as part of the one-year deal negotiated by Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy.
Gareth Bale was spotted driving into a private airport terminal in Madrid on Friday morning
Levy is looking to put the finishing touches to a loan deal bringing Gareth Bale back to the club
Levy was pictured arriving bright and early at Tottenham's Enfield training base earlier on Friday morning as he sits tight to announce Bale's return to the club.
Bale said goodbye to his team-mates at Real's Valdebebas training facility on Thursday and wasted no time on Friday in heading for the airport.
Levy was temperature tested by security staff on his arrival as part of ongoing protocol amid the coronavirus pandemic.
It is believed Levy sorted a large portion of the deal on Tuesday with Jose Mourinho a driving force in helping move it along following their opening day defeat to Everton in the Premier League.
A few minor formalities were completed on Thursday and all that is left is for Bale to arrive back in north London and sign.
Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy was seen biting his nails as he