Bale beats van Persie to PFA award

April 28, 2013
By Associated Press
Still to win any trophies with Tottenham, Gareth Bale collected the top two awards in English football on Sunday to cement his status as one of the sport's most talented players.

The Wales forward was voted player of the year and the young player of the year by his fellow professionals in English football.

"It's a massive honor," said Bale, who was also voted player of the year in 2011. "To be voted by your peers is one of the biggest things in the game. It's great ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations