Gareth Bale

How Gareth Bale became the first ‘100 million’ man in football

Transfer fees for football players in European Club Football often involve astronomical figures of over 100 million Euros, given the hype surrounding any talented player. This was not the case even a decade ago. At that time, it seemed unreal that any club will shell out close to 100 million, but Gareth Bale of Wales, whose transfer to Spanish giants Real Madrid kicked off the 100 million plus transfer era way back in 2013.

November 22, 2022
November 22, 2022

'All about Bale again', says Wales coach Page

Wales coach Rob Page said it was "all about (Gareth) Bale again" after he scored a late penalty to salvage a 1-1 draw against the United States at the World Cup on Monday.

November 21, 2022
November 21, 2022

How Gareth Bale became the first ‘100 million’ man in football

Transfer fees for football players in European Club Football often involve astronomical figures of over 100 million Euros, given the hype surrounding any talented player. This was not the case even a decade ago. At that time, it seemed unreal that any club will shell out close to 100 million, but Gareth Bale of Wales, whose transfer to Spanish giants Real Madrid kicked off the 100 million plus transfer era way back in 2013.

July 24, 2022
July 24, 2022

Bale off the mark as LAFC down Sporting Kansas City

Gareth Bale opened his account for Los Angeles FC with a late goal in a 2-0 victory over Sporting Kansas City on Saturday.

June 25, 2022
June 25, 2022

Bale finalising deal to join MLS side Los Angeles FC

Wales forward Gareth Bale is finalising a deal to join Major League Soccer (MLS) side Los Angeles FC following his departure from LaLiga champions Real Madrid, a report on the American league's official website said on Saturday, citing sources.

July 31, 2018
July 31, 2018

'Bale can fill Ronaldo void'

New Real Madrid coach Julen Lopetegui backs Gareth Bale to fill the gap left by Cristiano Ronaldo at the Bernabeu.

November 29, 2017
November 29, 2017

Bale returns as Real progress in Cup

Gareth Bale provides a brilliant assist on his return from two months out with injury as Real Madrid advance to the last 16 of the Copa del Rey.

September 27, 2017
September 27, 2017

Zidane hails Bale, Ronaldo as Real win at Dortmund

Zinedine Zidane praises goal-scorers Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo, who netted twice in a 3-1 victory as Real Madrid finally claim a Champions League win at Borussia Dortmund.

August 8, 2017
August 8, 2017

Mourinho ready to make move for Bale

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho lays down the gauntlet to UEFA Super Cup opponents Real Madrid by expressing his desire to bring Gareth Bale to Old Trafford.

April 26, 2017
April 26, 2017

Bale sidelined

Gareth Bale could miss the rest of Real Madrid's season after suffering the latest in a series of calf injuries since he joined the Spanish giants four years ago.

April 21, 2017
April 21, 2017

Bale back in training

Gareth Bale's chances of being fit for Sunday's blockbuster La Liga clash between Real Madrid and Barcelona were boosted as he returned to training yesterday.