David Beckham was born in England, in a small town Leytonstoun May 2, 1975. David was the third child in the family, he has older sisters Lynn and Joan. After the long-awaited son of Ted Beckham paid attention only to him, hoping to make David a great athlete. Ted began to train with David, when that was only two years old.
The first steps in sports, David began with the London club “Layton”, where he played for two years. After this promising young athlete enrolled in the famous football school “Tottenham”, which successfully completed enough.
David was 11 years old when he was noticed by recruits of the famous club “Manchester United”. The talented teenager was invited to the examinations which he successfully passed and was accepted into the youth team of the club. In 1992, the youth team “Manchester United” won the FA Cup, and all the critics have noted an incredible game Beckham.
In 1993, Beckham signed a professional contract with the famous British team and becomes a member of the main “Manchester United” team.
But despite its popularity, David understood that football is enough happiness is short-lived, so he decided that one of football it is not enough. This Beckham helped his father, who converted his athletic talent into money. In 20 years, Beckham signed a contract with the giants Pepsi and Adidas, becoming the face of these brands.
In 1998, David has become a real national hero thanks to a goal scored in the national team of Colombia gates at the world championships. But success in this championship was changeable to a footballer, and he was accused of “killing football”, when the players got a red card in the match against Argentina. Many of the accused is that Beckham in the “Manchester United” has lost the championship.
In 2000, Beckham appointed captain of England. And in 2002 at the halfback ran into trouble with the head coach, “Manchester United”, which received publicity, and it almost did not end the fight.
In 2002, Beckham was sold to Madrid “Real” for the “ridiculous” amount of 35 million euros. player Career confidently went up, as part of the Spanish club Beckham became the champion of Spain (2006-2007), the country’s Super Cup (2003). Attributed to David, “23” number became a legend. “Real” has sold a huge number of clubs t-shirts with his number.
But in 2007 from -this scandal with the leadership of the “Real” Beckham goes to play a little-known American club “Los Angeles Galaxy” by signing a contract with them for five years. Go legendary player has provoked an unprecedented surge of interest in football among the locals.
In 2009, Beckham went on loan to the Italian “Milan”. The debut of the Italian team was more than happy – 2 goals in 4 matches. Here in the press rumors about the final transition to the Englishman, “Milan”. The “Galaxy” David missed more than half of the season. It is for this reason that California fans have dramatically changed their attitude to the football player. In stadiums now and then flashed the offensive posters. Fuel to the fire poured book-mate Landon Donovan, “Beckham Experiment”, in which the athlete has not stinted on the tough criticism of the famous Englishman.
Season 2011-2012 he became the “Renaissance” Beckham. It was then that the struggle for the player joined several clubs. December 1, 2012 Beckham played his last match for the “Galaxy”.
January 31, 2013 Beckham has signed a five-month contract with the “PSG”. As a part of Paris David became a champion of France. This victory made Beckham a unique player who in his career has managed to become the champion of the four countries – England, Spain, USA and France.
May 16, 2013 Beckham finished professional football career.
Few people know that David Beckham suffers from a rare mental disorder – obsessive-compulsive disorder, the symptoms of which are in a pathological desire to arrange all things strictly in a symmetrical manner. David constantly ensures that all items have been placed in a straight line and an even number. He just hates it when things are out of place. It brings footballers physical pain.
David Beckham: the personal life
Life of David Beckham for years associated with the name of Victoria Beckham. David was already a well-known player and eligible bachelor, when I met Victoria Adams – the star of the group “Spice Gels”. In 1999, officially registered in love marriage. Connecting two popular personalities led to the fact that the couple has become one of the most famous British unions. Victoria gave birth to four children, David, sons Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz, as well as the long-awaited daughter Harper.