Gareth Bale Facts;
Gareth Bale height: 6 feet & 0 inches
Weight: 74 kg (163 pounds)
Age: 25 years (July 16, 1989)
Gareth Bale has just reached his age of 25, however has earned a wide acclaim as a professional football player. Originally from Welsh, the young footballer plays for both the Wales National team & Real Madrid, a Spanish club, as a winger. Along with his good looks & debonair personality, Gareth has an athlete build out frame standing in a towering height of precise 6 feet. He is listed to be weighing usually 74 kg.
Cardiff, Wales is reported to be the birth place of Gareth Bale. He was born on 16th of July, 1989 with the name Gareth Frank Bale to parents Debbie Bale & Frank Bale. His father worked as a caretaker of a school while his mother served as an operations manager. As a child, Gareth studied at the Whitchurch located Eglwys Newydd Primary School. He later went to the Whitchurch High School, Cardiff. There, he not just got enrolled into football, but as well played hockey, rugby & outshined at athletics. He now resides in Madrid together with Emma Rhys- Jones, his high school beloved. The couple’s first baby was born on 21st of October, 2012 at the Cardiff’s University Hospital of Wales. It was a baby girl, & they later named her Alba Violet.
Gareth Bale started his career professionally at the Southamptom Football Club, playing as the left- back & garnering applause for being a free kick expert. At the age of 18, he switched to the Tottenham Hotspur F. C., for an ultimate fee of £7 million. From the year 2009 to 2010, he became an essential component of the squad, rising to worldwide fame during the UEFA Champions League 2010- 2011. Afterwards, in the year 2011 & 2013, Gareth was named the Player of the Year by PFA Players & was even listed in the prestigious UEFA Team of the Year. Lately, in 2013, the footballer was titled the FWA Footballer of the Year as well as the PFA Young Player of the Year. On 1st of September of that year, he was switched to Real Madrid, a prominent Spanish team for an unveiled fee. Gareth played a vital role within his original season with the team, assisting the squad win the UEFA Champions League & the Copa del Rey, making scores in both finales. A year later, the player was honored the UEFA Super Cup & recently in 2014 December scored in a 3rd chief finale to support the club earn the prestigious FIFA Club World Club.
Well known for his free kicks, striking ball from distance & his skill to get past defenders with pace, Gareth Bale has garnered acclaims from his fellows, who have depicted him as a footballer player holding “tremendous speed, great crossing ability, a great left foot & exceptional physical qualities”. He was fascinated towards football since the early days of his childhood & has always dreamt to become a successful football in near future. The first club with whom he played is the Cardiff Civil Service Football Club. During his growth, Gareth often cited fellow Manchester United cum Welshman footballer Ryan Giggs as his football idol.