David Robert Joseph Beckham, better known as David Beckham, is a retired English footballer. He played for Manchester United, England, Real Madrid and the L.A. Galaxy. Beckham has been known as one of the sexiest men in the world and England's wealthiest sportsman. David Beckhamskyrocketed into stardom in 1995 when he played for Manchester United team after 2 years of training. Since then, he has won many glorious awards for his talents such as PFA Young Player of the Year Award (1997), FIFA World Player of the Year Award (1999) and FIFA World Player of the Year Award (2001)
David Beckhamwas born to Ted Beckham, an appliance repairman and Sandra, a hair stylist. The young, gifted Beckham soon realized that he really wanted to be a football player. He entered and won the football national competition for students at the age of 11. When he was 16 years old, he put aside his schooling and signed up to Manchester United’s training.
David Beckham’s personal life is as thriving as his career. He and his wife, Victoria Beckhamtogether have an adorable family with 4 children : Romeo, Brooklyn, Cruz, Harper. The Beckham family is undeniably one of the most admirable families in the world.
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