Real Madrid’s Gareth Bale is excited about playing in his first final for his new club. The 24-year-old Welshman played in Madrid’s 2-0 second leg victory over city rivals Atletico on Tuesday. The win ensured a 5-0 aggregate score to book Madrid’s place in the final of the Copa del Rey.googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(“div-gpt-ad-1389116196215-0”); });If Bale plays it will be only the second time the former Tottenham Hotspur winger has ever appeared in a final. Bale took to Twitter to express his delight. He said: “It’s exciting to reach my first final with Real Madrid. I hope it’s the first of many.”Real Madrid are still fighting three fronts for silverware this season. They are currently tied for first in La Liga with Barcelona and Atletico and will play Schalke in the last 16 of the Champions League at the end of February. Bale finished as a runner-up in Tottenham’s League Cup final defeat to Manchester United in 2009. He was an extra time substitute in a game that Spurs eventually lost on penalties.