David Beckham
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David Beckham

Professional Football Player
Male
Born May 2, 1975
Age 41
Hometown Leytonstone
Religion Christian
Height 6' (183 cm)
Nationality British
Other Names Beckham, David Ro...
Eye Color Green

David Robert Joseph Beckham, is an English footballer. He has played for Manchester United, Preston North End, Real Madrid, Milan, most recently Los Angeles Galaxy and the England national team for which he holds the appearance record for an outfield player. Beckham's professional career began with Manchester United, making his first-team debut in 1992 aged 17. With United, Beckham won the Premier League title six times, the FA Cup twice, and the UEFA Champions League in 1999.… Read More

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Timeline

Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of David Beckham.

CHILDHOOD

1975 Birth Born on May 2, 1975.

TEENAGE

1986 - 1991 4 More Events
Beckham's professional career began with Manchester United, where he made his first-team debut in 1992 aged 17.
Shortly afterwards, Beckham signed as a professional on 23 January 1993.
Beckham would also receive honors with the club's reserve-team, when the squad would win the league in 1994.

TWENTIES

1995 - 1998 9 More Events
With United, he won the Premier League title six times, the FA Cup twice, and the UEFA Champions League in 1999. … Read More
2000 - 2002 6 More Events
His relationship with his manager deteriorated further on 15 February 2003 when, in the changing room following an FA Cup defeat to Arsenal, a furious Alex Ferguson threw or kicked a boot that struck Beckham over the eye, causing a cut that required stitches. … Read More
…  For comparison ESPN2's weekly MLS broadcasts on Thursdays drew a consistent .2 rating on virtually no promotion while Freddy Adu's MLS debut televised on ABC back in 2004 earned a 1.3 rating. … Read More

THIRTIES

2005 - 2006 4 More Events
He is such a big celebrity, football is only a small part."' – Alex Ferguson speaking about Beckham's marriage in 2007.
Beckham trained with Arsenal from 4 January 2008 for three weeks, until he returned to the Galaxy for pre-season training. … Read More
…  This was later confirmed by Beckham, revealing what was described as a unique "timeshare" deal, in which Beckham would play with L.A. from mid-July till the end of the 2009 MLS season. … Read More
On 6 January 2010, Beckham made a winning return in a Milan shirt, playing 75 minutes of a 5–2 victory over Genoa.
During January and February 2011, ahead of the 2011 MLS season, Beckham trained with Tottenham Hotspur. … Read More
Beckham was heavily linked with Paris Saint-Germain, but on 18 January 2012, Galaxy announced Beckham had signed a new two-year contract to remain in Los Angeles.
On 31 January 2013, ahead of the transfer deadline it was announced that Beckham would be undergoing a medical with Paris Saint-Germain ahead of a potential move to the Ligue 1 side. … Read More

FORTIES

2015 40 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In March 2015 Beckham had the third highest social media rank in the world among sportspeople, behind Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi, with over 52 million Facebook fans. … Read More
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