David Beckam

Posted on Aug 5 2010 - 4:05pm by GJ Staff

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David Robert Joseph Beckham OBE (* May 2, 1975 in Leytonstone, London) is an English football player and is available since July 2007 when American club Los Angeles Galaxy under contract. He is a current player and the English National was founded in 2004 by Pele in the list of 125 world’s best footballers. [1] In addition to his sporting achievements, Beckham is also in various fields of business outside of the playing field active. According to a survey of the U.S. news magazine Time 2004 he was one of the 100 most influential people worldwide [2]. In addition, he is considered one of the most successful global advertising figures. [3]

Beckham was in the years 1999 and 2001 respectively in the second election to the World Footballer of the Year, is the only Englishman, in three different World Cup tournaments each was able to achieve a hit and only the fifth player ever, at least two direct free kick turned gates. Between 15 November 2000 and 2 July 2006 he led the English national team as captain.

His professional career began at Manchester United, where he was in 1992 at the age of 17 she made her debut. During his time in Manchester Beckham was a key player on the team in the 1990s and early 2000s-years dominated the Premier League. It was important participant in 1999 Triples from winning the English championship, FA Cup and UEFA Champions League. As only the third Englishman – by Laurie Cunningham and Steve McManaman – then he joined before the start of the 2003/04 season, the Spanish club Real Madrid.

After Beckham in the wake of the Viertelfinalaus at the World Cup 2006 in Germany by his English captain had resigned office, [4] renounced the new national coach Steve McClaren from 11 August 2006 to complete a nomination of former team leader. [5] After nine England games without Beckham countries was only on 26 May 2007 back into the squad for the matches against Brazil and Estonia called [6].

On 21 Beckham celebrated in July 2007 in a test match against FC Chelsea despite injury his debut for Los Angeles Galaxy. Its premiere in the Major League Soccer, he gave on 9 August 2007 against D.C. United.

Since his move, however, Beckham was due to ankle and complaints on 29 August 2007 suffered serious Innenbandblessur most of the time on the bench. [36] On 18 October 2007, he gave after ten games breaks his injury comeback against Red Bull New York. [37] To pause during the playing of Major League Soccer zuhalten fit, Beckham trained intervening in January 2008 at FC Arsenal.

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