The following passage is from page 23 of the book The British Soccer Report by David Thompson: Gareth Bale is a soccer player in the English Premier League. Bale was born in Wales on July 16, 1989 and currently plays for a team called Tottenham Hotspur in London and the national team of Wales. Bale is known for his blazing speed on offense and his ability to make long-range passes to set up goals. Setting up goals requires creativity and technical skills. Bale’s youth and talent make him an upcoming superstar with a very promising future. Which of the following sentences correctly quotes the passage? Select one: a. Gareth Bale is a terrific young soccer player known for "blazing speed on offense" (Thompson 23). b. According to David Thompson, Bale is a "young and talented upcoming superstar" (23). c. According to David Thompson, "Bale's ability to make long-range passes make him an upcoming superstar" (23). d. Bale has a knack for "setting up goals for his teammates," which requires "creativity and technical skills" (Thompson 23).
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