The Gareth Bale Quiz Book: 100 Questions on the World's Most Expensive Footballer

Andrews UK Limited
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Gareth Bale made footballing history when Real Madrid paid an unprecedented sum for him in August 2013 and the Welsh winger has come a long way in a short while since his career began with Southampton. But just what is it that makes Gareth so sought after? What special skills does he have to attract a major international club and make them want to invest in him so heavily? The Gareth Bale Quiz Book has all the answers. What sum did Real Madrid pay for Gareth in 2013? How old was Gareth when he made his professional football debut with Southampton Football Club? In what year did he become a father? Find out by tackling the 100 questions in this quiz book. Packed with facts about Gareth’s professional and personal life, this book will tell you everything you ever wanted to know about the most expensive footballer on earth. This tribute will appeal to football fans of all ages as well as anyone interested in learning more about this promising young winger.
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About the author

Chris Cowlin has compiled over one-hundred quiz books and has raised thousands of pounds for various charities with the sales of his books. He has compiled books on various football clubs, cricket, rugby, British television sitcoms, reality television the Carry On films, the Royal family, many pop stars and celebrities.
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Andrews UK Limited
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Published on
Sep 11, 2013
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Pages
29
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ISBN
9781909949904
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Language
English
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Genres
Games / Quizzes
Juvenile Nonfiction / Sports & Recreation / Soccer
Sports & Recreation / Soccer
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