Gareth Frank Bale (born 16 July 1989) is the Welsh footballer who plays for spain club Real Madrid and the Wales national team, as the winger.
Bale begun his professional professional at Southampton, position at left back and also gaining popularity for a free kick specialized. He relocated to Tottenham Hotspur at two thousand and seven, for an eventual £7 million expense. During his time on Spurs, managerial plus tactical changes observed him change into a far more attacking player. Through the 2009-10 season, Bale became an integral part of a squad, rising of international interest during the 2010-11 UEFA Champions League. For 2011 also 2013 he was named PFA Players' Player of the year, and had been titled in the Union of European Football Associations Team of the season. In the year 2013 he has also been titled PFA Young Player of the year plus the FWA Footballer of the year.
At 1 September the year 2013, Bale was moved to Spanish club Real Madrid for the undisclosed price. A Spanish media plus Real Madrid Television stated £77 million (€91 million), while the British media reported a new record transfer price with £85.3 million (€100 million), which will be above Cristiano Ronaldo's exchange record fee of £80 million (€94 million). He played an important position in his 1st season in Real Madrid, supporting the team to win a Copa del Rey and the UEFA Champions League, scoring in both finals. The following season he won a Union of European Football Associations Super Cup also in December 2014 goaled in a third major final to help the club get the FIFA Club World Cup.