Gareth Bale goal v Serbia gives Wales 1-1 draw


Gareth Bale scored the opener for Wales against Serbia but the Dragons’ chances of automatically qualifying for the 2018 World Cup were dealt a huge blow by Alexsandar Mitrovic’s 85th minute equaliser in Cardiff. It was Wales’ third straight draw in the group and with six points from four games, they are now four points behind group leaders Ireland Continue reading

Gareth Bale scores two goals v Leganes | Real win 3-0

Gareth Bale’s brace inspired Real Madrid to beat Leganes 3-0 as Zinedine Zidane’s side overcame a tough challenge at the Bernabeu. Bale had a total of eight attempts and scored two goals, with Alvaro Morata also netting. Somewhat oddly, Real had to make more tackles than Leganes, indicating that the 3-0 was not as smooth a victory as the scoreline suggested Continue reading

Gareth Bale pens extension to Real Madrid contract

Gareth Bale has inked an extension to his contract at Real Madrid which will see him stay at the Bernabeu till 30th June, 2022.

The superstar has reportedly inked a deal that will see him earn £600,000 a week (effectively £350,000 a week) after tax. Including bonuses, his earnings will be reportedly worth £150m over the next six years.

Bale’s buyout clause will be 1 billion euros. His previous deal (inked in 2013) was till 2019. He joined Real Madrid for a then world record fee of £85m.