Gareth Frank Bale (born 16 July 1989) is the Welsh footballer who plays for spain club Real Madrid and the Wales international team, as a winger.
Bale began his experienced career in Southampton, playing at left back and earning acclaim as a free kick specialist. He moved to Tottenham Hotspur on two thousand and seven, for an eventual £7 million expense. Throughout his time in Spurs, managerial and strategic adjustments found him convert to a a lot more offensive position. Through the 2009-10 year, Bale became a fundamental element of a club, growing at worldwide notice within the 2010-11 UCL. On 2011 and 2013 he had been titled PFA Players' Player of the year, and had been named in the Union of European Football Associations Club of the season. On the year 2013 he had also been titled PFA Young Player of the season plus the FWA Football Player of the year.
At 1 September the year 2013, Bale was transferred to Spanish team Real Madrid for an undisclosed price. A Spanish press and Real Madrid Television announced £77 million (€91 million), while a English media announced a new record transfer price of £85.3 million (€100 million), which might be above Cristiano Ronaldo's exchange record fee of £80 million (€94 million). He played an integral position on his 1st year on Real Madrid, helping the club to win a Copa del Rey plus the Union of European Football Associations Champions League, score in both finals. The next season he gained a UEFA Super Cup plus December 2014 goaled in a 3rd big final to support the team win the FIFA Team World champion.