Bale’s market value has dropped by a third within just one year

Following a season to forget at Real Madrid, Wales international Gareth Bale’s estimated market worth has dropped by a third.

Gareth Bale’s transfer value has fallen dramatically over the past year, according to updated figures published by Transfermarkt.com.

The specialist website now puts the Real Madrid forward’s market worth at 60 million euros – a drop that sees the Welshman slip from being the second-most valuable player in Madrid’s squad to joint-fourth, alongside Isco, Marco Asensio, Luka Jovic, Toni Kroos and Casemiro.

CIES and KPMG give Bale even lower estimated value
While Transfermarkt now estimates Bale’s market worth at 60 million, other experts in the area believe the former Tottenham Hotspur man’s value is even lower than that.

According to the CIES Football Observatory, his expected transfer fee should lie somewhere between 40 million and 50 million, while KPMG’s Football Benchmark platform would place a 52-million-euro price tag on the Wales international