Gareth Bale

Born: July 16, 1989 (age 28)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)
Weight: 11st 9lb (74kg)

Hometown: Cardiff, Wales
Nationality: Wales flag Welsh

Position: Winger
Team: Real Madrid (no. 11)
Gareth Bale for Real Madrid on January 31, 2015
Career History
Youth1999-2006Southampton
Senior2006-2007Southampton
2007-2013Tottenham Hotspur
2013-Real Madrid
International2006-2008Wales Under-21s
2006-Wales
Sports Mole has 3,217 articles about Gareth Bale. Articles 1 to 40:
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Manchester United decide to make offer for Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale?
Manchester United reportedly identify Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale as one of their main targets ahead of next summer's transfer window, despite his recent injury woes.
09:12
Arsene Wenger and Mauricio Pochettino shake hands prior to the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal on March 5, 2016
Preview: Arsenal vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews the North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League.
Nov 17, 14:41
Gareth Bale after Real Madrid's Champions League final victory over Juventus on June 6, 2017
Real Madrid 'lower Gareth Bale asking price to £62m'
Gareth Bale could be on his way back to the Premier League with Manchester United next summer, as Real Madrid have reportedly halved his asking price.
Nov 14, 12:50
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Manchester United 'given £85m asking price for Gareth Bale'
Real Madrid reportedly place an £85m asking price on the head of Gareth Bale, alerting the likes of Manchester United, Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur.
Nov 13, 09:20
Aaron Ramsey in action during the World Cup qualifier between Wales and Austria on September 2, 2017
Aaron Ramsey pulls out of Wales squad to face Panama
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey pulls out of the Wales squad to face Panama on Tuesday evening, Scunthorpe United's Andrew Crofts taking his place.
Nov 12, 17:16
Gareth Bale in action during the World Cup qualifier between Wales and Austria on September 2, 2017
Chris Coleman: 'Gareth Bale will be devastated by injury setback'
Wales boss Chris Coleman says that Gareth Bale "will be devastated" after being ruled out of action for the 19th time during his four-year spell at Real Madrid.
Nov 12, 15:15
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Real Madrid midfielder Isco: 'Gareth Bale is having a hard time'
Isco admits that Real Madrid teammate Gareth Bale "is having a hard time", having been ruled out of action for a further month or so.
Nov 11, 15:17
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale sidelined with adductor injury
Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale could miss a month of action after suffering an adductor injury during training on Thursday.
Nov 10, 17:54
Zinedine Zidane appears prior to the game between Real Madrid and Deportivo La Coruna on January 9, 2016
Live Commentary: Real Madrid 3-0 Las Palmas - as it happened
Relive how Real Madrid returned to winning ways in La Liga with a 3-0 victory over Las Palmas, courtesy of Sports Mole's minute-by-minute updates from the Bernabeu.
Nov 5, 18:45
Gareth Bale in action during the World Cup qualifier between Wales and Austria on September 2, 2017
Gareth Bale ruled out of Wales friendlies
Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane confirms that Gareth Bale will not be available in time for Wales's international friendlies against France and Panama this month.
Nov 4, 16:12
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo have a chat during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo: 'Real Madrid need to get Gareth Bale back'
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo hopes to see Gareth Bale back on the field this weekend to provide some further experience during a difficult spell for the club.
Nov 3, 18:05
Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Las Palmas
Sports Mole previews the La Liga encounter at the Bernabeu between Real Madrid and Las Palmas.
Nov 3, 16:54
Gareth Bale in action during the World Cup qualifier between Wales and Austria on September 2, 2017
Wales boss Chris Coleman: 'Real Madrid will make Gareth Bale call'
Wales boss Chris Coleman reveals that Real Madrid will have the final say on whether Gareth Bale represents his country in friendly internationals with France and Panama.
Nov 2, 11:48
Chris Coleman leads a Wales training session on March 22, 2016
Chris Coleman 'has no idea' about Wales future beyond this month
Chris Coleman is unsure whether he will stay on as Wales manager for the Euro 2020 qualifying campaign, as he prepares his side for friendlies against France and Panama.
Nov 1, 13:05
Chris Coleman leads a Wales training session on March 22, 2016
Wales to offer Chris Coleman new deal?
Wales boss Chris Coleman is reportedly set to be offered a new contract by the Welsh FA that will include his side's qualifying campaign for the Euro 2020 finals.
Nov 1, 11:22
Gareth Bale, then of Tottenham Hotspur, celebrates scoring the winning goal against West Ham United on February 25, 2013.
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Harry Winks taking inspiration from Gareth Bale
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Harry Winks is "looking forward" to testing himself against Real Madrid for a second time in the Champions League this week.
Oct 31, 18:30
Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo have a chat during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo 'wants Goncalo Guedes to replace Gareth Bale'
Real Madrid frontman Cristiano Ronaldo allegedly wants to see Gareth Bale replaced by Goncalo Guedes.
Oct 31, 14:00
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Real Madrid star Gareth Bale not included in squad for Tottenham Hotspur trip
Gareth Bale is reportedly not in the Real Madrid squad for Wednesday's Champions League clash against Tottenham Hotspur at Wembley.
Oct 31, 09:57
Harry Kane chats to Mauricio Pochettino during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool on October 22, 2017
Preview: Tottenham Hotspur vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews the Champions League encounter at Wembley Stadium between Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid.
Oct 30, 16:32
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Zinedine Zidane to make late decision on Gareth Bale inclusion
Zinedine Zidane says that Gareth Bale "is still in the process of recuperation" and it is not yet known whether he will feature against Tottenham Hotspur.
Oct 29, 21:43
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Report: Gareth Bale given green light for Real Madrid departure
Gareth Bale is believed to have been given the green light to leave Real Madrid this summer and return to the Premier League, according to reports.
Oct 27, 22:20
Harry Kane goes down injured during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool on October 22, 2017
Real Madrid's Florentino Perez: 'I have not considered moving for Harry Kane'
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez claims that the thought of signing Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane has not 'passed through his head'.
Oct 24, 10:14
Real Madrid attacker Marco Asensio celebrates scoring against Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup second leg on August 16, 2017
Team News: Isco, Marco Asensio partner Cristiano Ronaldo
Zinedine Zidane makes five changes to Real Madrid's starting lineup for the La Liga visit of Eibar, with Karim Benzema among those to drop out.
Oct 22, 18:53
A general view during the La Liga match between Real Madrid and Real Zaragoza at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu on April 30, 2011
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Eibar
Sports Mole previews Sunday evening's La Liga showdown between Real Madrid and Eibar at the Bernabeu.
Oct 19, 14:52
Cristiano Ronaldo scores from the spot during the Champions League group game between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur on October 17, 2017
Result: Tottenham Hotspur earn draw at Real Madrid
Tottenham Hotspur earn an impressive point at the Bernabeu courtesy of a 1-1 draw with European champions Real Madrid in Tuesday night's Champions League clash.
Oct 17, 21:37
Fernando Llorente in action  during the Champions League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Borussia Dortmund on September 13, 2017
Team News: Fernando Llorente up front alongside Harry Kane as Tottenham Hotspur face Real Madrid
Mauricio Pochettino opts for a front two of Harry Kane and Fernando Llorente ahead of Tottenham Hotspur's Champions League trip to Real Madrid.
Oct 17, 19:02
Harry Kane in action during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City on September 16, 2017
Phil Neville: 'Harry Kane still not at Gareth Bale's level'
Harry Kane cannot be considered "world class" like Gareth Bale until he wins major honours, according to former Manchester United and Everton defender Phil Neville.
Oct 17, 17:19
Harry Kane in action during the Premier League game between Huddersfield Town and Tottenham Hotspur on September 30, 2017
Tottenham Hotspur 'will not accept anything less than £200m for Harry Kane'
Tottenham Hotspur reportedly slap a £200m price tag on Harry Kane amid rumours that Real Madrid are keen to sign the striker.
Oct 17, 09:26
Gareth Bale during the Champions League match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Zinedine Zidane: 'Gareth Bale may miss both games against Tottenham Hotspur'
Zinedine Zidane reveals that there is still no return date for Gareth Bale, who may miss both of Real Madrid's Champions League games against Tottenham Hotspur.
Oct 16, 16:21
Zinedine Zidane watches on during the Champions League quarter-final between Real Madrid and Wolfsburg on April 12, 2016
Preview: Real Madrid vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews the Champions League encounter at the Bernabeu between Real Madrid and Tottenham Hotspur.
Oct 16, 15:40
Harry Kane in action during the Premier League game between Huddersfield Town and Tottenham Hotspur on September 30, 2017
Rafael van der Vaart: 'Harry Kane would not be able to turn down Real Madrid'
Former Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid midfielder Rafael van der Vaart believes that Harry Kane would find it difficult to turn down a possible move to the Bernabeu.
Oct 16, 13:25
David De Gea applauds after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Manchester United 'fear Real Madrid will demand David de Gea for Gareth Bale'
Manchester United are reportedly concerned that Real Madrid will only sanction the sale of Gareth Bale if they get David de Gea in return.
Oct 16, 13:00
Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane celebrates scoring for his side during their Champions League Group H clash with Borussia Dortmund at Wembley on September 13, 2017
Jose Mourinho 'willing to pay £170m to sign Harry Kane'
A report claims that Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane is a summer transfer target for Manchester United, who are willing to offer a record amount to land their man.
Oct 12, 18:37
Sergio Ramos embraces Cristiano Ronaldo during the Champions League game between Borussia Dortmund and Real Madrid on September 26, 2017
Preview: Getafe vs. Real Madrid
Sports Mole previews Saturday's La Liga clash between Getafe and Real Madrid at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez.
Oct 12, 14:56
Keylor Navas for Real Madrid on August 31, 2014
Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas sidelined with groin injury
Real Madrid goalkeeper Keylor Navas suffered a groin injury while on international duty with Costa Rica, the La Liga club announces.
Oct 11, 21:16
Gareth Bale in action during the World Cup qualifier between Wales and Austria on September 2, 2017
Best XI: Players to have missed out on World Cup qualification
Sports Mole selects the best XI of players who have failed to qualify for next summer's World Cup, including Alexis Sanchez, Gareth Bale and two Ballon d'Or nominees.
Oct 11, 17:40
Harry Kane in action during the Premier League game between Huddersfield Town and Tottenham Hotspur on September 30, 2017
Darren Anderton: 'Harry Kane worth £200m to Tottenham Hotspur'
Harry Kane will attract a world-record transfer fee if he leaves Tottenham Hotspur for Real Madrid at the end of the season, according to Spurs legend Darren Anderton.
Oct 11, 16:11
Harry Kane in action during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Swansea City on September 16, 2017
Real Madrid to offer Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema, Luka Modric for Harry Kane?
Real Madrid are reportedly prepared to offer Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema and Luka Modric in a deal for Tottenham Hotspur hitman Harry Kane.
Oct 11, 10:07
Gareth Bale in action during the World Cup qualifier between Wales and Austria on September 2, 2017
Gareth Bale 'urges Chris Coleman to stay on as Wales manager'
Gareth Bale and his teammates reportedly urge Chris Coleman to stay on as Wales manager.
Oct 10, 12:19
Gareth Bale after Real Madrid's Champions League final victory over Juventus on June 6, 2017
Real Madrid open to selling Manchester United target Gareth Bale for £89m?
Real Madrid are reportedly open to selling Gareth Bale for £89m, with Manchester United said to be keen on his signature.
Oct 10, 11:51



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2Valencia1183030111927
3Real Madrid117222291323
4Atletico MadridAtletico116501661023
5Villarreal116231811720
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16Deportivo La CorunaDeportivo113261320-711
17EibarEibar11227625-198
18AlavesAlaves122010620-146
19Las PalmasLas Palmas11209828-206
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