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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 Frank Bale
Nationality Wales
Position Attacker
Last Club Tottenham
Shirt Number 11
Career
Clubs
Tottenham Aug 2007 - Aug 2013
Southampton Aug 2005 - Jun 2007
Real Madrid Aug 2013 - Present
National
Wales Jan 2006 - Oct 2017
Wales Under 21 Jan 2009 - Sep 2011
Stats
Clubs
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Tottenham
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2012/2013 Premier League 33 21 4 6 0 2925
UEFA Europa League 8 3 4 3 0 716
FA Cup 2 1 0 0 0 159
League Cup 1 1 0 1 0 90
2011/2012 Premier League 36 10 13 3 0 3218
FA Cup 4 2 0 0 0 360
UEFA Europa League 2 1 0 0 0 97
2010/2011 Premier League 30 7 1 1 0 2452
UEFA Champions League 11 4 4 0 0 907
2009/2010 Premier League 23 3 5 2 0 1708
FA Cup 8 0 0 0 0 739
League Cup 3 0 0 0 0 270
2008/2009 Premier League 16 0 0 2 1 993
UEFA Europa League 7 0 0 2 0 630
FA Cup 2 0 0 0 0 158
2007/2008 Premier League 8 2 0 1 0 613
Total 194 55 31 21 1 16035
Southampton
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Real Madrid
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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 7 4 1 2 0 630
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 53 23 3 8 0 4636

Gareth Bale Latest News & Articles

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Reports: Manchester United agree deal with £79 million superstar
Reports: Manchester United agree deal with £79 million superstar
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Al Jazira 1-2 Real Madrid - 5 talking points
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Why Real Madrid should sign Mohamed Salah 
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Al-Jazira v Real Madrid: FIFA Club World Cup 2017
Al-Jazira v Real Madrid: FIFA Club World Cup 2017
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Reports: Manchester United edge closer to completing stunning swoop for £75m superstar
Reports: Manchester United edge closer to completing stunning swoop for £75m superstar
Jose Mourinho is determined to build a squad capable of challenging for the Champions League
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Will Mohamed Salah be the Gareth Bale that Real Madrid need
Florentino Perez is looking to replace the injury-prone Welshman with the Egyptian winger
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3 reasons behind Real Madrid's downfall this season
After the Spanish Super Cup, Real Madrid have constantly underperformed, leading to the club's downfall in recent times
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5 players who are on borrowed time at Real Madrid
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3 positions Real Madrid need to strengthen next summer
Real Madrid have made a slow start to the season, and here is an article pointing out some areas where they need to strengthen next season.
Manchester United transfer news: New competitors for Ozil, Zlatan wants Bale at the club and more - 30th November, 2017
Manchester United transfer news: New competitors for Ozil, Zlatan wants Bale at the club and more - 30th November, 2017
All the transfer news surrounding Manchester United.
Real Madrid 2-2 Fuenlabrada (Agg 4-2): 5 Talking Points
Real Madrid 2-2 Fuenlabrada (Agg 4-2): 5 Talking Points
Los Blancos were fortunate to have been bailed out by Bale.
Copa Del Rey 2017/18: Real Madrid 2-2 Fuenlabrada, Player Ratings
Copa Del Rey 2017/18: Real Madrid 2-2 Fuenlabrada, Player Ratings
Real Madrid booked their place in the next round of the Copa Del Rey with a 2-2 draw with Fuenlabrada. Here are the player ratings.
Mourinho's 4-man transfer wishlist, Real Madrid want Man United star and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 27th November, 2017
Mourinho's 4-man transfer wishlist, Real Madrid want Man United star and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 27th November, 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer stories of the day.
Manchester United transfer news: Dybala moves closer to Old Trafford, Willian attracts Mourinho's mind and more - 22nd November 2017
Manchester United transfer news: Dybala moves closer to Old Trafford, Willian attracts Mourinho's mind and more - 22nd November 2017
All the transfer news surrounding Manchester United.
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