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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

5 top games to watch from UEFA Champions League game week 3
5 top games to watch from UEFA Champions League game week 3
A preview of 5 of the top games expected in Game Week 3 of the UEFA Champions League 2017/2018
Gareth Bale is world class, but only on the left-wing 
Gareth Bale is world class, but only on the left-wing 
The Welshman might as well go on to be the heir to Cristiano Ronaldo...
Reports: Real Madrid ready to sell superstar to Manchester United for £85.2 million
Reports: Real Madrid ready to sell superstar to Manchester United for £85.2 million
Jose Mourinho has been behind the Real Madrid superstar for a while - and the Manchester United manager might get his wish finally!
Reports: Real Madrid willing to offer three superstars for £179 million forward
Reports: Real Madrid willing to offer three superstars for £179 million forward
Florentino Perez has identified his next Real Madrid galactico, and is willing to do anything to get him!
Why the Real Madrid boo-boys need to tone it down and support their team 
Why the Real Madrid boo-boys need to tone it down and support their team 
Real Madrid fans are not afraid of booing their best players. Are they right in doing so?
Real Madrid transfer news: Perez wants Bale gone, Kane wants Madrid move and more
Real Madrid transfer news: Perez wants Bale gone, Kane wants Madrid move and more
Real Madrid have also been offered to sign Edinson Cavani...
Man United transfer news: Bale's transfer gets a boost, Messi stopped Alba joining United and more- 5th October 2017
Man United transfer news: Bale's transfer gets a boost, Messi stopped Alba joining United and more- 5th October 2017
Man United transfer news and updates
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Reports: Real Madrid offer Gareth Bale in €200 million deal for EPL superstar
Reports: Real Madrid offer Gareth Bale in €200 million deal for EPL superstar
Gareth Bale would be part of a player+cash deal to bring the EPL star to Madrid
Real Madrid vs RCD Espanyol: Preview, Team News, Probable Lineups and Prediction
Real Madrid vs RCD Espanyol: Preview, Team News, Probable Lineups and Prediction
Kickoff timings, Key Players, Head-to-head record and Form Guide
Real Madrid's positional dilemma over Gareth Bale
Real Madrid's positional dilemma over Gareth Bale
A tactical and positional analysis on Gareth Bale and how Isco;s rise has affected his place in the side.
Reports: Real Madrid to replace Gareth Bale with  €113 million-rated 23-year-old in January
Reports: Real Madrid to replace Gareth Bale with  €113 million-rated 23-year-old in January
Florentino Perez has reportedly given up on the Welshman
5 reasons this could be Gareth Bale's last season at Real Madrid
5 reasons this could be Gareth Bale's last season at Real Madrid
A look at why time is up for Gareth Bale at Real Madrid, with the five reasons behind this potentially being his last season.
Champions League 2017/2018: Borussia Dortmund 1-3 Real Madrid, Player Ratings
Champions League 2017/2018: Borussia Dortmund 1-3 Real Madrid, Player Ratings
Real Madrid raced to a 3-1 victory in Germany on Tuesday night, with Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo combining to deadly effect
UEFA Champions League 2017/18: Borussia Dortmund 1-3 Real Madrid, 5 Talking Points
UEFA Champions League 2017/18: Borussia Dortmund 1-3 Real Madrid, 5 Talking Points
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo ensured Real Madrid won their first ever game at the Westfalenstadion
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