I don't think so Bale the best footballer because if you see statistics you find cristano Ronaldo is the best footballer.
Cristiano Ronaldo is originally from Portugal.
Chritstino ronaldo is a christian!
In the year the best footballer was Ronaldo from Brazil.
as of 2010 cristano ronaldo cost 132 m in USA and in euros he is worth e80 m
Ronaldo can play as a striker as well as a winger.