Who are the parents of Gareth Bale football player?

December 22, 2019 Off By idswater

Who are the parents of Gareth Bale football player?

Early life and career. Bale was born in Cardiff, Wales, to parents Frank, a school caretaker, and Debbie Bale, an operations manager. He is the nephew of former Cardiff City footballer Chris Pike.

When did Gareth Bale start playing for Southampton?

Just a year after passing high school, Bale was drafted into the Southampton football club in 2006, thus becoming the second youngest player in the history of the club. He scored his first club goal against Derby County in a 2-2 draw.

What did PE teacher say about Gareth Bale?

As a comment, Morris (his school’s PE teacher) said: “Gareth has a fierce determination to succeed and has the character and qualities to achieve his personal goals. He is one of the most unselfish individuals that I have had the pleasure to help educate.”

How old was Gareth Bale when he scored his first goal?

Bale went on to score against Arsenal in the North London derby from a free kick. He then scored in the League Cup home tie against Middlesbrough, to make it three goals in four starts for the then 18-year-old.

Where did Sam Warburton and Gareth Bale go to school?

“I’m persuading them now not to call me Mr Morris but they have done it in the past,” he says, smiling. Warburton, the Wales rugby union captain, and Bale, the country’s most exciting footballer, were in the same year at a school which has a rich sporting tradition.

As a comment, Morris (his school’s PE teacher) said: “Gareth has a fierce determination to succeed and has the character and qualities to achieve his personal goals. He is one of the most unselfish individuals that I have had the pleasure to help educate.”

How old was Gareth Bale when he started playing football?

As a 14-year-old he says that he ran the 100-metre sprint in 11.4 seconds. Because of his superior footballing skill, the school’s PE teacher, Gwyn Morris, had to write special rules which restricted Bale to playing one-touch football and not using his left foot.

Who was Gareth Bale’s teacher at Whitchurch High School?

G wyn Morris, the head of physical education at Whitchurch High School in Cardiff, laughs when he is asked how Sam Warburton and Gareth Bale, two of the most famous sportsmen in Wales, address their former teacher whenever they get back in touch. “I’m persuading them now not to call me Mr Morris but they have done it in the past,” he says, smiling.