GARETH BALE showed class is permanent as his hat-trick helped Tottenham thrash already-relegated Sheffield United.
The Welsh attacker has failed to cement a run in the team since he rejoined on loan from Real Madrid.
But his finishing was far too good for rock-bottom United as Ryan Mason enjoyed a London mauling at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
Heung-min Son scored the other goal, a stunning curling 20-yarder as, Spurs closed the gap to the top four to five points.
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