David Beckham Success Story

Full Name : David Robert Joseph Beckham
Born : 2nd- May - 1975
Zodiac Sign : Taurus
Height : 183 CMS ( 6 Feet 0 Inches )
Birth Place : London
Country : United Kingdom
Education : Chingford Foundation School,
Chase Lane Primary School London
Occupation : Football Player
Industry : Sports
Networth : $ 350 Million

Childhood

David Beckham was born in Leytonstone, London, England on May 2, 1975. He belonged to a humble family. His mother was a professional hairdresser and father a kitchen fitter. His schooling was from Chase Lane School and because of his parents' interest in Football, young Beckham’s interest peaked and he took it up as a professional career.

beckham childhood

He was chosen to play with the Manchester United junior team and later in 1994, he played his first UEFA champions league match. He got the chance to play against Leeds United on April 2, 1995.

Early Career

beckham early career

He turned out to be the best player of the club. And in 1998-99, he made his team proud by winning the treble of the premier league, the FA cup and the UEFA champions league. His distinctive flair and playing style brought him into limelight. Beckham motivated his team to win the 1999 UEFA league by winning two goals. During this time period, he went from a common footballer to become world famous star. His fame reached everywhere and he popularly came to be known by his surname, Beckham among his fans. He helped Manchester United win two FA Cup victories and six Premier League Titles and the most famous UEFA Champions League triumph in 1999.

Career

beckham real madrid

In 2003, Beckham signed a contract with Real Madrid for a sum of 35 million euros for 4 years. After the fourth year term, he joined major soccer league in America for the Los Angeles Galaxy team. He debuted against Moldova on September 1, 1996. Beckham is well known for his penalty kick that helped his team score victory and qualify for the quarterfinals of the 2002 World Cup. He was the captain for England for 58 matches. He was one of the most famed captains of the England team.

Achievements

david beckham with muhammad ali 

David Beckham with Muhammad Ali

He had many sponsorships, making his combined wealth more than $300 million. He is regarded as one of the most demanded sportsmen in the world. His self -reated brand image speaks for itself. For the four years that David played for Real Madrid, about $400 million worth merchandise was sold on his name. He is sponsored by some of biggest MNCs like Adidas, Armani, Samsung, Pepsico,etc. His natural talent and remarkable sportsmanship has made him a memorable icon for decades to come.

Awards

2013
Teen Choice
2012
Teen Choice, Best MLS Player ESPY
2010
Lifetime Achievement, Teen Choice
2008
Best MLS Player ESPY
2004
FIFA 100, Best Male Soccer Player ESPY
2003
UEFA Team of the Year
2002
UEFA Team of the Year
2001
BBC Sports Personality of the Year, UEFA Team of the Year
2000
PFA Team of the Year
1999
PFA Team of the Year, UEFA Club Footballer of the Year
1998
PFA Team of the Year
1997
PFA Young Player of the Year, Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year, Sir Matt Busby Player of the Year
1996
Premier League Player of the Month

David Beckham Best Goals

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