Spurs star to miss international through injury

08:19 21 May 2012

Gareth Bale

Gareth Bale

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Gareth Bale has pulled out of the Wales squad

Tottenham star Gareth Bale has pulled out of Wales’ friendly against Mexico in New York next Sunday with a hamstring injury.

The Welshman had been listed as an injury concern by the Football Association of Wales and will not make the trip.

Crystal Palace goalkeeper Lewis Price has also pulled out along with Joe Ledley, Blackpool’s Neal Eardley, Cardiff’s Darcy Blake, Sunderland’s David Vaughan.

Wales manager Chris Coleman has called up Eagles forward Jermaine Easter as a replacement as well as Nottingham Forest’s Joel Lynch, Swansea’s Jazz Richards, Blackburn’s Adam Henley and Tranmere’s Owain Fon Williams.

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