Net Worth: $35 Million
Welsh football player Gareth Bale has an estimated net worth of $35
million in 2013. He is currently playing for Real Madrid of the La
Liga Club. He is also the winger of the Welsh national team.
Gareth Frank Bale was born on July 16, 1989 in Cardiff, Wales, United
Kingdom. He started off his professional football career with the
Southampton. Eventually, he moved to Tottenham Hotspur which he played
for from 2007 through 2013.
Bale is known for his impressive left foot, great crossing ability,
tremendous speed, and exceptional physical qualities. In 2011 and
2013, Bale was hailed as the PFA Players’ Player of the Year. In 2011,
he was named as the UEFA Team of the Year. During the 2012–13 season,
he became a recipient of numerous awards which include the PFA
Players’ Player of the Year, FWA Footballer of the Year and PFA Young
Player of the Year awards.
On September 1, 2013, he moved to Real Madrid for an undisclosed
amount. It was reported by the Spanish press that the transfer fee was
around £77 million (€91 million) while the English press claimed that
the transfer fee was estimated to be around £85.3 million (€100
million). The amount reported by the English press is way higher than
the transfer fee of Cristiano Ronaldo which was estimated to be around
€80 million (€94 million).