Zinedine Zidane has reportedly informed Real Madrid president Florentino Perez that he wants to get rid of eight players.
The French coach is believed to be planning an overhaul of the squad following an undesirable start to the season.
Los Blancos are already 10 points adrift of rivals and La Liga leaders Barcelona after 12 games.
Bale, who has been linked to Manchester United, moved to the Bernabeu from Tottenham Hotspur in 2013 for a then-world record fee of £85m, but injuries have hampered him in recent seasons.
So far in the 2017-18 campaign, the Wales international has made just seven appearances in all competitions.body check tags ::