Gareth Bale - Goals in International Matches


The outstanding Welsh player scored 31 international goals in 74 matches for his national team. All matches are friendlies unless stated otherwise.


Born: 16- 7-1989
Country: Wales
Caps:	74	(W35-D8-L31 – GF96-GA86 – %52.70)
Goals:	31	(% 0.42 per match)
Age First Cap:	 16 yr 315 d  27- 5-2006 vs. Trinidad/Tobago 2-1
Age Last Cap:	 29 yr 127 d  20-11-2018 vs. Albania 0-1
National Team Career: 12 yr 177 d


Cap Goals     Date      Venue	        Opponent       Score    Competition

 1	    27- 5-06	Graz    	Trinidad/Tobago	2-1	
 2	     5- 9-06	London  	Brazil  	0-2	
 3  1	 1   7-10-06	Cardiff 	Slovakia	1-5	European Ch. Qual.
 4	 1  11-10-06	Cardiff 	Cyprus  	3-1	European Ch. Qual.
 5	 1  24- 3-07	Dublin  	Ireland 	0-1	European Ch. Qual.
 6  1	 2  28- 3-07	Cardiff 	San Marino	3-0	European Ch. Qual.
 7	 2  22- 8-07	Sofia   	Bulgaria	1-0	
 8	 2   8- 9-07	Cardiff 	Germany 	0-2	European Ch. Qual.
 9	 2  12- 9-07	Trnava  	Slovakia	5-2	European Ch. Qual.
10	 2  13-10-07	Lefkosia	Cyprus  	1-3	European Ch. Qual.
11	 2  17-10-07	Serravalle	San Marino	2-1	European Ch. Qual.
12	 2   6- 9-08	Cardiff 	Azerbaijan	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
13	 2  10- 9-08	Moskva  	Russia  	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
14	 2  11-10-08	Cardiff 	Liechtenstein	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
15	 2  15-10-08	Mönchengladbach Germany 	0-1	World Cup Qualifier
16	 2  19-11-08	Brøndby 	Denmark 	1-0	
17	 2  11- 2-09	Vila Real	Poland  	0-1	
18	 2  28- 3-09	Cardiff 	Finland 	0-2	World Cup Qualifier
19	 2   1- 4-09	Cardiff 	Germany 	0-2	World Cup Qualifier
20	 2  29- 5-09	Llanelli	Estonia 	1-0 	
21	 2  10-10-09	Helsinki	Finland 	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
22	 2  14-10-09	Vaduz   	Liechtenstein	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
23	 2  14-11-09	Cardiff 	Scotland	3-0	
24	 2   3- 3-10	Swansea 	Sweden  	0-1	
25	 2   3- 9-10	Podgorica	Montenegro	0-1	European Ch. Qual.
26	 2   8-10-10	Cardiff 	Bulgaria	0-1	European Ch. Qual.
27  1	 3  12-10-10	Basel   	Switzerland	1-4	European Ch. Qual.
28	 3  10- 8-11	Cardiff 	Australia	1-2	
29	 3   2- 9-11	Cardiff 	Montenegro	2-1	European Ch. Qual.
30	 3   6- 9-11	London  	England 	0-1	European Ch. Qual.
31  1	 4   7-10-11	Swansea 	Switzerland	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
32  1	 5  11-10-11	Sofia   	Bulgaria	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
33  1	 6  12-11-11	Cardiff 	Norway  	4-1	
34	 6  15- 8-12	Cardiff 	Bosnia-Herzeg.	0-2 	
35	 6   7- 9-12	Cardiff  	Belgium 	0-2	World Cup Qualifier
36  1	 7  11- 9-12	Novi Sad	Serbia  	1-6	World Cup Qualifier
37  2	 9  12-10-12	Cardiff 	Scotland	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
38	 9  16-10-12	Osijek  	Croatia 	0-2	World Cup Qualifier
39  1	10   6- 2-13	Swansea 	Austria 	2-1	
40	10  22- 3-13	Glasgow 	Scotland	2-1	World Cup Qualifier
41  1	11  26- 3-13	Swansea 	Croatia 	1-2	World Cup Qualifier
42	11  10- 9-13	Cardiff 	Serbia  	0-3	World Cup Qualifier
43	11  16-11-13	Cardiff 	Finland 	1-1	
44  1	12   5- 3-14	Cardiff 	Iceland 	3-1	
45  2	14   9- 9-14	Andorra La V.	Andorra 	2-1	European Ch. Qual.
46	14  10-10-14	Cardiff 	Bosnia-Herzeg.	0-0	European Ch. Qual.
47	14  13-10-14	Cardiff 	Cyprus  	2-1	European Ch. Qual.
48	14  16-11-14	Brussel 	Belgium 	0-0	European Ch. Qual.
49  2	16  28- 3-15	Haifa   	Israel  	3-0	European Ch. Qual.
50  1	17  12- 6-15	Cardiff 	Belgium 	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
51  1	18   3- 9-15	Lefkosia	Cyprus  	1-0	European Ch. Qual.
52	18   6- 9-15	Cardiff 	Israel  	0-0	European Ch. Qual.
53	18  10-10-15	Zenica  	Bosnia-Herzeg.	0-2	European Ch. Qual.
54  1	19  13-10-15	Cardiff 	Malta   	2-0	European Ch. Qual.
55	19   5- 6-16	Stockholm	Sweden  	0-3	
56  1	20  11- 6-16	Bordeaux	Slovakia	2-1	European Champ.
57  1	21  16- 6-16	Lens    	England 	1-2	European Champ.
58  1	22  20- 6-16	Toulouse	Russia  	3-0	European Champ.
59	22  25- 6-16	Paris   	N. Ireland	1-0	European Champ.
60	22   1- 7-16	Lille   	Belgium 	3-1	European Champ.
61	22   6- 7-16	Lyon    	Portugal	0-2	European Champ.
62  2	24   5- 9-16	Cardiff 	Moldova 	4-0	World Cup Qualifier
63	24   6-10-16	Wien    	Austria 	2-2	World Cup Qualifier
64  1	25   9-10-16	Cardiff 	Georgia 	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
65  1	26  12-11-16	Cardiff 	Serbia  	1-1	World Cup Qualifier
66	26  24- 3-17	Dublin  	Ireland 	0-0	World Cup Qualifier
67	26   2- 9-17	Cardiff 	Austria 	1-0	World Cup Qualifier
68	26   5- 9-17	Chisinau	Moldova 	2-0	World Cup Qualifier
69  3	29  22- 3-18	Nanning 	China   	6-0	China    Cup
70	29  26- 3-18	Nanning 	Uruguay 	0-1	China    Cup
71  1	30   6- 9-18	Cardiff 	Ireland 	4-1	Nations League
72	30   9- 9-18	Aarhus  	Denmark 	0-2	Nations League
73  1	31  16-11-18	Cardiff 	Denmark 	1-2	Nations League
74	31  20-11-18	Elbasan 	Albania 	0-1	

NB: Gareth Bale came on as a 54th minute replacement for David Vaughan to become
    Wales' youngest ever player, aged 16 years 315 days, beating the record held by
    Lewin Nyatanga, who was 17 years 195 days when he played in a 0-0 draw against
    Paraguay on 1- 3-2006.

Total Record

Matches  Won Draw Lost  For Against  Points  Percentage
    74    35    8   31    96-  86      78       52.70


Types of             Matches  Goals

European Ch. Qualifier	25	12
World Cup Qualifier	22	 8
Friendlies		16	 3
European Championship	 6	 3
Nations League		 3	 2
Other Tournaments  	 2	 3

Total caps / goals:     74	31


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Last updated: 14 Feb 2019

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