Soccer legend David Beckham has such a strong global appeal and ardent fan base that a Buddhist temple in Thailand has installed a gold-painted statue of the footballer on an altar, turning it into a surprising tourist attraction. Pariwat temple, in Bangkok, crafted the Beckham statue two decades ago, when Manchester United made history by […]
David Beckham has hailed Manchester United caretaker manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for his transformation of the club and says it is clear that the team's supporters want him to become the permanent coach.
The statue, a first for an MLS player, honours the former England captain who was the first big European name to join the league, boosting its popularity and paving the way for other global stars to make the leap.
Eric Harrison, the Manchester United youth team coach who launched the career of David Beckham, retired in 1998 just before his former apprentices won the Champions League, Premier League and FA Cup in 1999.
The British Fashion Awards (BFAs) took place on Monday, (November 23) at the London Coliseum in Covent Garden with big names like David Beckham, Victoria Posh, Orlando Bloom, Karlie Kloss and Kate Beckinsale in attendance.