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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 Frank 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 19 7 2 3 1 1425
UEFA Champions League 7 2 1 0 0 496
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 147 66 42 11 1 11495
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 5 4 1 2 0 450
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 51 23 3 8 0 4456

Gareth Bale Latest News & Articles

Isco or Gareth Bale: Who should start for Real Madrid in the Champions League final?
Isco or Gareth Bale: Who should start for Real Madrid in the Champions League final?
Who should play among the two? Here are the pros and cons.
Reports: Real Madrid need to sell one of Bale, Benzema or Cristiano Ronaldo to sign €110-million striker
Reports: Real Madrid need to sell one of Bale, Benzema or Cristiano Ronaldo to sign €110-million striker
Real Madrid will need to make a tough choice of who they want to sell to sign the super-striker.
La Liga 2016/17: 5 reasons why Barcelona ceded the trophy to Real Madrid
La Liga 2016/17: 5 reasons why Barcelona ceded the trophy to Real Madrid
Barcelona lost out by just three points, but it could have been much more.
Five games that swung the title Real Madrid's way
Five games that swung the title Real Madrid's way
Real Madrid finally overcame bitter rivals Barcelona in a thrilling La Liga title race
Zidane's rotations, brilliant Brazilians and a rested Ronaldo - Five reasons why Real Madrid won LaLiga
Zidane's rotations, brilliant Brazilians and a rested Ronaldo - Five reasons why Real Madrid won LaLiga
Real Madrid are champions of Spain for the first time since 2012, here we look at five reasons why they won the title.
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 20th May 2017
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 20th May 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer news of the day.
10 best footballers in La Liga this season based on ratings
10 best footballers in La Liga this season based on ratings
La Liga has some of the best footballers in the world! Who come out on top?
UEFA Champions League 2016/17, Real Madrid vs Juventus: 5 things to look forward to in the final
UEFA Champions League 2016/17, Real Madrid vs Juventus: 5 things to look forward to in the final
Lets take a look at five things that we can hope to look forward to in the final.
5 greatest comebacks of the 2016/17 season
5 greatest comebacks of the 2016/17 season
Some of the top sides in Europe, including Real Madrid and Arsenal, have mustered unbelievable comebacks when everything seemed lost.
Reports: Cristiano Ronaldo wants Gareth Bale to be benched for Champions League final
Reports: Cristiano Ronaldo wants Gareth Bale to be benched for Champions League final
Bale has struggled for form and fitness this season
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 17th May 2017
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 17th May 2017
A quick roundup of Europe's top transfer news.
Reports: Real Madrid superstar wants to join Manchester United over Chelsea
Reports: Real Madrid superstar wants to join Manchester United over Chelsea
Manchester United and Chelsea have both been linked with the Real Madrid superstar
Reports: Manchester United to splash £128m on two Real Madrid superstars
Reports: Manchester United to splash £128m on two Real Madrid superstars
The two Real Madrid superstars should help address Manchester United's biggest concern - lack of goals.
False Winger's take on transfer rumours: 16th May 2017
False Winger's take on transfer rumours: 16th May 2017
Debugging all the transfer rumours of the day
Reports: Manchester United interested in signing Chelsea star instead of Gareth Bale
Reports: Manchester United interested in signing Chelsea star instead of Gareth Bale
Jose Mourinho thinks that the Chelsea superstar is a better fit for his side than Gareth Bale
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