Gareth Frank Bale, one of the most expensive footballers on the planet, rejected the offer of Real Madrid to become a part of their team when he was 16.
He started his successful football career in “Southampton”, playing on the left-back position and was an expert on free kick. Before that, Gareth was playing in school team.
In 2007, after the transition to the “Tottenham Hotspur”, the man began to play in more attacking positions.
Best Known For
He acts on the position of winger and usually is notable for high speed and well-delivered impact.
Career statistics showed that his personal results increased from year to year, that is why Bale became one of the most wanted soccer players. For instance, the total goals as a part of “Tottenham Hotspur” team was 55.
Among all the great results he achieved, should be mentioned that he is the owner of the Cup of Spain: 2013/14; UEFA Champions League Winner: 2013/14, 2015/16 UEFA Super Cup: 2014 and that is not the full list.
His religion is Christianity.
The sportsman is straight. He has long-term romantic relationships with Emma Rhys Jones. She gave a birth to their daughters Alba in 2012 and Nava in 2016.
The couple have been together ever since they started dating at High School and finally got engaged in 2016.
Worth To Known
His transfer from London to Madrid cost Real Madrid 100 million euros, thereby setting a new world record of the transfer value.
He is the author of the first goal in the history of Wales at the European championships.
At the age of 16, he played for the national school team for 18-year-olds, and as a result, they won the Cardiff School Cup. Then he was noticed by Real Madrid, but was unwilling to play for them.