Everything you want to know about David Beckham
David Robert Joseph Beckham a famous football player, born at May 22, 1975 in London, England is also known as an elite global advertising brand, married to Victoria Beckham.
1998 World Cup experience became a turning point in Beckham’s career, he didn’t miss even a single beat on the field and this led him to the peak of his career and a year later he was known as the best player among the British teams. He has played for Manchester United, England, Real Madrid and the L.A. Galaxy.
In 2001, the last minute kick made the whole ground splash and England qualified for the 2002 World Cup. He struck a 30-yard free kick which was the most important goal of his career life.
In 2002, he signed a contract to stay with Manchester United.In 2005 David Beckham became a UNICEF Ambassador. He played for FIFA world cup held in 2006, and became the first English player to score in three world cups.
In 2009, after ending his contract with Galaxy, he played at AC Milan to maintain his fitness. Because of an Achilles tendon injury, he missed the chance to play in 2010’s World cup. He said that he “genuinely enjoyed playing for Milan.” Therefore, he played with Milan for five more months.
In 2011,he and Victoria were blessed with a baby daughter who already had three sons. In 2013, at the age of 38, he announced to retire at the end of the following year,ending his 21-year soccer career.
“I wouldn’t have achieved what I have done today without my family. I’m grateful for my parents’ sacrifice, which made me realize my dreams,” Beckham said in a statement. “I owe everything to Victoria and the kids, who have given me the inspiration and support to play at the highest level for such a long period …If you had told me as a young boy I would have played for and won trophies with my boyhood club Manchester United, proudly captained and played for my country over 100 times and lined up for some of the biggest clubs in the world, I would have told you it was a fantasy. I’m fortunate to have realized those dreams.”
By 2013, David Beckham had become England’s wealthiest sportsman, earning more than $46 million annually. Including being the top pick for fantasy soccer stars in the UK 10 years in a row. He also is a huge fan of fantasy football which he has said he plays actively to this day.
Regarding his personal life, David Beckham is considered as a kindhearted father as he allows his kids to put some temporary ink on his body for fun!
These days, he is currently travelling the world for a new BBC documentary at common society level football. In his life, he visited a refugee camp for the first time on Sunday (November 8, 2015).
After visiting eastern Africa, his next stop was Buenos Aires, where he took part in a game of football with young children in the La Boca neighborhood near Buenos Aires, Argentina on Monday (November 9, 2015). He happily interacted with the locals. Hedelighted children by putting on an Argentine shirt and joining them for a kick around.