David Beckham is as well known for his life off the pitch as he is on it – but it should never be forgotten just how good a footballer he was.
Beckham won 19 trophies in 20 years as a player, becoming the first English player to win league titles in four different counties: England, Spain, USA and France.
He also won 115 England caps, recovering from being the nation’s most hated player to undoubtedly the most loved. And, as these quotes prove, one of the most respected in the world.
Top marks for bravery from Arsenal’s goalscorer.
This latest incident won’t quieten his critics.
Are they actually improving under Unai Emery?
The latest in a long line of Brazilian recruits.
No prizes for getting No.1.
Who gets the best value out of their transfers?
A wonderful sight to behold.
One of Man Utd’s great sliding doors moments.
There’s a lot of nonsense.
“This is real football, not the Primera División.”