Video Of The Week - Soccer Superstar David Beckham Retires

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With his runway model-like looks and incredible soccer skills, David Beckham stole the hearts of millions of fans all over the world. On Saturday, May 18th, the 38-year old brought down the curtain on his 20-year professional soccer career with one final game as honorary captain of the Paris St. Germain (PSG) team.

As usual, David who played until half-time, did not disappoint. The midfielder made a number of his trademark 50-yard passes around the pitch and even assisted in a goal from the corner, helping PSG get to 3-0 before half-time. Then with tears flowing freely, an emotional Beckham waved his farewell to a cheering crowd of fans who gave him the standing ovation he so deserved.

Beckham entered the soccer scene in 1992 at the age of 17 as a midfielder for Manchester United, before rising to become captain of England's International team.

He led the team in over 50 games including, numerous World Cup matches. In addition to playing for Manchester United and England, he also played for Real Madrid, LA Galaxy and most recently, the Paris St. Germain.

So what's next for this superstar? If rumors are to be believed, establishing a new Major League Soccer team right here, in the US!

Resources: npr.org,si,com,dailymail.co.uk

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244 Comments
  • mtjcr7
    mtjcr7Monday, December 2, 2019 at 8:40 am
    i want to cry he is the best
    • mtjcr7
      mtjcr7Friday, November 15, 2019 at 8:31 am
      i want david beckham to continue playing hes the best
      • NaldoSunday, August 18, 2019 at 2:55 pm
        Go Beckham
        • BeckhamMonday, June 24, 2019 at 5:42 pm
          I love Backham
          • rayeneTuesday, April 16, 2019 at 11:36 am
            amazing
            • samkaTuesday, March 5, 2019 at 10:52 am
              sup
              • ninjaThursday, February 14, 2019 at 8:53 am
                sup
                • Soccer loverTuesday, December 18, 2018 at 8:10 am
                  David Beckham was okay but I will always be loyal to Messi and Luka Modric and Eden Hazard and Kevin Debreyneur and Mohamed Salah and Aniesta and Toni Kroos and Mezut Ozil and Manuel Neur and David Silva and I guess you get the point.
                  • Fortnite Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 10:44 am
                    Amazing
                    • ArvindSunday, November 25, 2018 at 6:04 pm
                      Beckham is great I can never imagine how overpowered United would be with Beckham there. He is a legend and he will never be forgotten ever in United. May United always be with him. I respect him.