1. David Beckham (°1975), Quickly Scouted By Manchester United As A Football Talent
The unique football talent of David Beckham (born 2 May 1975) was noticeable even at a young age. When he was 11, he won the coveted Bobby Charlton Soccer Schools National Skills competition. Manchester United team officials quickly recognized his talent, and he was asked to join their youth league. At the age of only 16, he was playing for their training division and at 18, he made the club.
2. Victoria Beckham Calls Him ‘Golden Balls’
Beckham is adored by many football fans all over the world for his amazing football skills. His wife, Victoria, nicknamed her husband “Golden Balls”, due to his ‘gold-studded’ career.
3. David Beckham Donates His Paris Saint-Germain Football Salary To Charity
David Beckham has played for Manchester United, England, Real Madrid, the L.A. Galaxy and with Paris Saint-Germain. Interestingly, he will not be earning anything during his contract with the Paris Saint-Germain team, as he will be donating his entire salary to charity (photo courtesy: Paris Saint-Germain).