Gareth Bale Net Worth
Gareth Bale net worth and salary: Gareth Bale is a Welsh football (soccer) player who has a net worth of $110 million dollars. In addition to his $25 million annual salary, Bale earns an estimated $9 million from endorsements. Gareth Bale was born in Cardiff, Wales, and began to gain notice for his football skills when he was in elementary school playing for the Cardiff Civil Service Football Club. By the time he reached high school, the school's PE teacher had to give him a set of separate restricted rules or else he dominated play too completely. He was also a star athlete in rugby, track and field, and hockey. He played for Southampton as a junior player from 2005 – 2006, and then was bumped up to Senior League play in 2006, when he was just 16 years old. His first professional year was widely regarded as very successful, and he won the Football League Young Player of the Year Award. He then moved on to play for Tottenham Hotspur. He struggled with injuries during his first few years with the team, but has played exceptional football since 2010. He transferred to Real Madrid in September 2013 for a record 85.3 million GBP, the largest amount paid for a football player ever.