The world's most expensive footballer a big Brian McFadden fan
Who would have guessed that Real Madrid star Gareth Bale is a keen fan former Westlife singer Brian McFadden's latest solo effort?
The 26-year-old Welsh international, a €91m purchase by the Spanish club two years ago, tweeted earlier today of a tune he can't get out of his head.
Brian McFadden's latest single, Call On Me Brother, was released today and the Madrid superstar has given it his seal of approval.
"Enjoying a chilled out Sunday listening to the new @BrianMcFadden song #tune #CallOnMeBrother," he posted on his account.
You just love it because I wrote it about you ya sexy beast! https://t.co/HT9rgBOSJh— Brian Mcfadden (@BrianMcFadden) August 16, 2015
The Irish singer replied to the message of encouragement and had words of praise for Bale himself.
"You just love it because I wrote it about you ya sexy beast!" he said.