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Gareth Bale Biography & Latest News

Gareth Bale Biography

Gareth Frank Bale is a Welsh footballer who plays for English Premier League club Tottenham Hotspur and the Wales national team as a winger. On 17 April 2006, he made his for Southampton in the Saints' 2–0 victory against Millwall. On 6 August, Bale scored his first league goal, leveling the score at 1–1 against Derby County. In December 2006, he won the Carwyn James Award for the BBC Wales Young Sports Personality of the Year and was named the Football League Young Player of the Year on 4 March 2007. 25 May 2007, Bale signed a four year deal with Tottenham Hotspur and played his first game for Spurs in a friendly against St. Patrick's Athletic on 12 July 2007. After playing a record 24 Premier League games for Spurs without being on the winning side,[34][35] Bale's first ever involvement in a Premier League victory came against Burnley on 26 September 2009. Following his impressive performance, he was named Barclays Player of the Month for April 2010. On 17 April 2011, Bale was honoured with the PFA Player of the Year award, as voted for by his peers. On 5 January 2012, Bale was one of the players voted into the UEFA Team of the Year 2011. In January 2012 he was the Premier League Player of the Month for the second time in his career.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Gareth Bale
Nationality Wales
Position Attacker
Current Club Real Madrid
Shirt Number 11
Career
Clubs
Real Madrid Aug 2013 - Present
Tottenham Aug 2007 - Aug 2013
Southampton Aug 2005 - Jun 2007
National
Wales Jan 2006 - Present
Wales Under 21 Jan 2009 - Sep 2011
Stats
Clubs
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Real Madrid
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2016/2017 Primera División 11 5 2 2 0 942
UEFA Champions League 5 2 1 0 0 369
2015/2016 Primera División 23 19 10 2 0 1741
UEFA Champions League 8 1 2 1 0 643
2014/2015 Primera División 31 13 9 2 0 2582
UEFA Champions League 10 2 1 0 0 827
Super Cup 2 0 0 0 0 180
Copa del Rey 2 0 0 0 0 180
UEFA Super Cup 1 0 1 0 0 90
2013/2014 Primera División 27 15 12 3 0 2070
UEFA Champions League 12 6 3 0 0 873
Copa del Rey 5 1 1 0 0 388
Total 137 64 42 10 0 10885
Tottenham
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Southampton
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National
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Wales
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 4 4 1 1 0 360
2016 France EC Qualification 10 7 2 1 0 897
European Championship 6 3 0 1 0 533
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 7 4 0 1 0 528
2012 Poland/Ukraine EC Qualification 7 3 0 1 0 630
2010 South Africa WC Qualification Europe 8 0 0 1 0 714
2008 Austria/Switzerland EC Qualification 8 2 0 1 0 704
Total 50 23 3 7 0 4366

Gareth Bale Latest News & Articles

Transfer news and rumours of the day - 23rd January, 2017
Transfer news and rumours of the day - 23rd January, 2017
Transfer news for Real Madrid, Manchester United, Barcelona, Arsenal, Liverpool, Chelsea, Man City and the rest!
Real Madrid transfer rumour: Manchester United and Chelsea set to battle it out for £172 million rated Gareth Bale
Real Madrid transfer rumour: Manchester United and Chelsea set to battle it out for £172 million rated Gareth Bale
The 27-year-old has been linked with a move back to England for a long time now.
5 football clubs who sold their best players
5 football clubs who sold their best players
Money isn't the only price these teams paid when they sold their most valued players.
Gareth Bale set for March return, to feature in Wales' qualifier against Republic of Ireland
Gareth Bale set for March return, to feature in Wales' qualifier against Republic of Ireland
The Welshman has been on the sidelines since late November.
Copa Del Rey 2016/17: Sevilla 3-3 Real Madrid - 5 Talking Points
Copa Del Rey 2016/17: Sevilla 3-3 Real Madrid - 5 Talking Points
Real stretch their unbeaten run to 40 to book their place in the final eight.
Reports: Zinedine Zidane could pull the plug on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's move to Real Madrid
Reports: Zinedine Zidane could pull the plug on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's move to Real Madrid
The Los Blancos manager doesnt believe that Aubameyang is the type of player that Madrid need now
6 footballing personalities who did not vote for either Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi in the FIFA Best Player Award
6 footballing personalities who did not vote for either Cristiano Ronaldo or Lionel Messi in the FIFA Best Player Award
Ronaldo and Messi did not even make it to their 3 man shortlists!
FIFA Best Player of 2016 - voting revealed
FIFA Best Player of 2016 - voting revealed
A look at Ronaldo, Messi and Griezmann's picks.
Gareth Bale in 2016: A comprehensive review
Gareth Bale in 2016: A comprehensive review
Bale is truly beginning to mature into one of the best and most complete footballers on the planet at the Bernabeu.
Zidane leads Real Madrid to 3-0 win on coaching anniversary
Zidane leads Real Madrid to 3-0 win on coaching anniversary
La Liga 2016/17: Will deal with James Rodriguez like I deal with everyone else, says Zinedine Zidane
La Liga 2016/17: Will deal with James Rodriguez like I deal with everyone else, says Zinedine Zidane
Zidane also said that Rodriguez is an important player for the team.
James Rodriguez's chance for redemption at Real Madrid
James Rodriguez's chance for redemption at Real Madrid
Make or break time for James Rodriguez.
David Moyes thought Manchester United would sign Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale when he got the job
David Moyes thought Manchester United would sign Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale when he got the job
The Sunderland boss claims he was promised 4 superstar signings including the former United man
Vicente del Bosque: Cristiano Ronaldo is the best in the history of Real Madrid
Vicente del Bosque: Cristiano Ronaldo is the best in the history of Real Madrid
Ronaldo recently reached an astonishing 500 goals in club level.
Neymar explains how Lionel Messi rescued his Barcelona career
Neymar explains how Lionel Messi rescued his Barcelona career
The Brazilian had a tough start to his Barcelona career following his big-money move from Santos in 2013.
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