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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245 Comments
  • Bulb the tubThursday, May 24, 2018 at 10:28 am
    David Beckham is great I love him he is a great player and man he deserves all the respect and I just love him #needsrespect#👍👍👍
    • black pantherWednesday, April 25, 2018 at 12:32 pm
      i am awsome
      • David BeckhamFriday, April 20, 2018 at 12:52 pm
        Man am I awesome or what
        • DrewSavageFriday, April 20, 2018 at 12:51 pm
          He's lit at soccer man
          • random personMonday, April 16, 2018 at 3:12 pm
            i looove beckham
            • Echoshotz copyMonday, November 27, 2017 at 6:00 pm
              David Beckham left not even sad bro
              • EchoshotzWednesday, November 22, 2017 at 5:18 pm
                That was 😔 we will honour him👏👏👏
                • brookedesteuben
                  brookedesteubenWednesday, August 30, 2017 at 12:11 pm
                  So cool doing a news report n it
                  • AdonielWednesday, August 16, 2017 at 4:46 pm
                    Man U fan!!!!!!!!!!!!!
                    • gb11Friday, January 27, 2017 at 7:00 am
                      i love soccer
                      • brookedesteuben
                        brookedesteubenWednesday, August 30, 2017 at 12:17 pm
                        Me too might get a scholorship