David Beckham is nowadays one of the most famous football players in the world. He was born in England in 1975. He currently plays for Los Angeles Galaxy in the USA.
His career began when he signed a professional contract with Manchester United, making his first-team debut in 1992 aged 17. He left Manchester United to sign for Real Madrid in 2003, where he remained for four seasons. In January 2007, it was announced that Beckham would leave Real Madrid and sign a five-year contract with Los Angeles Galaxy.
In 2004 he was the world's highest-paid footballer. Such global recognition has made him an elite advertising brand and a top fashion icon.
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