|Born||28/07/1983 - Salamanca|
|Honours||Liga : 2005 (FC Barcelona)|
|Clubs||Recreativo Huelva, Real Valladolid|
Carlo Ancelotti was full of praise for Gareth Bale after his hat-trick helped Real Madrid to a 4-0 victory over Real Valladolid.
Mexico advanced to the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil after they eased to a 4-2 victory over New Zealand.