Two late goals by Alejandro Pozuelo gave Toronto FC a 3-2 victory over the Chicago Fire in MLS play Saturday, snapping TFC's six-game winless streak.
The new Chelsea supremo has already begun a major overhaul at the administrative level, and is now set to do the same with the squad after taking over as the interim sporting director. Boehly is expected to explore a number of possible player swaps, which could include Timo Werner and Hakim Ziyech leaving west London this summer. The Blues have been targeting Juventus star Matthijs De Ligt, and the Stamford Bridge outfit could use Werner to sweeten negotiations in a part exchange deal. Since arriving in the Premier League from RB Leipzig, Werner has failed to reproduce his Bundesliga heights, but still remains a squad and fan favourite due to his hard-working demeanour.
Bale, 32, had been linked with a move to hometown club Cardiff.