DAVID BECKHAM

  • David Beckham keen to help Ebola victims 3 days ago

    London: Former footballer David Beckham has joined the fight against Ebola, calling upon the world to help 'collectively halt' the 'ferocious' illness. Beckham wants to help people in Sierra Leone affected by the disease that has a 70 percent death rate, femalefirst.com reports. "Six years ago, I travelled to Sierra Leone with...
  • The best 'suitwearer': David Beckham voted best celebrity in suit in a new poll July 31, 2014

    Los Angeles: Former soccer star David Beckham has been voted the best male celebrity 'suit wearer' in a new poll. The 39yearold managed to grab the top position, beating off competition from American singersongwriter Justin Timberlake and actor George Clooney to top the poll by Institchu.co.uk, a way of ordering a...
  • Vladimir Putin chatted with Angela Merkel, David Beckham hugged Pele: Stars of politics, music, sports came together at World Cup final July 14, 2014

    Rio De Janerio: Vladimir Putin chatted with Angela Merkel, and David Beckham hugged Pele at the World Cup final on Sunday. Tom Brady looked on from the VIP seats when his wife Gisele Bundchen brought the trophy on the field before the game. Mick Jagger and LeBron James were also in the...
  • World Cup 2014: Footballers and their trendsetting styles July 2, 2014

    Be it England star David Beckham who inked his body to celebrate each of his professional and personal achievements or the current heartthrob and Portuguese and Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo who cares a lot about the way he looks footballers are as much icons off the field as...
  • Snapshot: Victoria Beckham shares the photo of the dress she wore on her first date with David Beckham June 20, 2014

    Former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham showed off her sentimental side by posting a photo on Twitter of the mini dress she wore the first time she went out with her nowhusband David Beckham."Look what I found! The dress I wore on my first date with David!! X so cute!! X...
  • FIFA World Cup: Beckham 'excited' by England's youthful talent June 9, 2014

    Former captain David Beckham says he is "excited" by the young England squad which arrived in Brazil on Sunday ahead of the World Cup. Speaking to a small group of reporters in Miami, Beckham said he was glad to see England manager Roy Hodgson opt for a young squad and believes...
  • David Beckham wants to open restaurant chain in US June 9, 2014

    Los Angeles: Former England football captain David Beckham could soon be launching his own restaurant chain. The 39year old is likely to call it Beckham's Bistro. "It's got a good ring to it. It will be about dining. I'm a foodie and dining is a big part of this," dailystar.co.uk quoted...
  • David Beckham hints at possible comeback June 3, 2014

    London: David Beckham says he might come out of retirement and play soccer again. The former England captain, who retired last year after a final stint at Paris SaintGermain, said in a BBC documentary he had "a tough time" after hanging up his cleats and is tempted to come out...
  • Beckham in Miami to pursue soccer stadium deal May 8, 2014

    Miami: Retired English soccer captain David Beckham lobbied Miami lawmakers on Wednesday to approve his proposed 25,000seat soccer stadium on the city's prized bayfront real estate. Beckham, wearing a tailored dark suit, went doortodoor in MiamiDade lawmakers' offices in downtown Miami throughout the morning and afternoon, meeting with commissioners and posing...
  • Victoria Beckham celebrates 40th birthday at Grand Canyon April 18, 2014

    London: Singer-turned-designer Victoria Beckham celebrated her birthday recently at the Grand Canyon. The former Spice Girl star, who turned 40 on Thursday, took a hiking trip to the Grand canyon along with her family, reported Hello magazine. Victoria visited the tourist attraction with husband David, 38, along with their sons Brooklyn, Romeo,...
  • Victoria Beckham poses for Hello! magazine cover April 7, 2014

    London: Singer-turned-fashion designer Victoria Beckham, who is set to turn 40 this month graced the cover of a magazine. The 39-year-old former Spice Girl has flaunted an elegant red dress on the cover of Hello! magazine's April issue, reported Daily Mirror. Beckham plans to celebrate her birthday by hosting a horse riding...
  • David and Vioctoria Beckham's son makes his modelling debut April 2, 2014

    London: Former soccer ace David Beckham and singer-fashion designer Victoria's eldest son Brooklyn has shot for a men's magazine. The 15-year-old will be seen on the cover page of British magazine 'Man About Town', wearing clothes by famous designers Ralph Lauren and Yves Saint Laurent, reported Contactmusic. The teen is not...
  • David Beckham is the underwear model of the century, says designer Tommy Hilfiger March 19, 2014

    London: Former football star David Beckham has been named the world's best underwear model by ace designer Tommy Hilfiger. Hilfiger believes the 38-year-old star can pull off the minimal clothing look. "I have seen all kinds of underwear models, but we all wish we looked like David Beckham at the end of...
  • Cristiano Ronaldo becomes world's wealthiest footballer March 10, 2014

    London: Real Madrid and Portugal attacker Cristiano Ronaldo has topped the world's wealthiest player with a fortune of 122 million pounds dethroning retired England legend David Beckham, who was named last year's richest with 165 million pounds. Ronaldo has reportedly got a lucrative Nike deal and signed a new 76 million...
  • David Beckham planning wife Victoria's birthday bash February 11, 2014

    Los Angeles: Former football star David Beckham is reportedly planning a big birthday celebration for his wife Victoria. The 38yearold is said to be insisting on a big bash as it is a "milestone" in his wife's life, who will turn 40 in April, reports contactmusic.com. "Victoria wants to celebrate in LA...
  • David Beckham loves being stayathome father December 16, 2013

    London: Seven months after retiring from professional football, David Beckham has revealed that he is a proud 'house husband'. The 38yearold soccer ace has taken a backseat while his wife Victoria concentrates on her fashion empire, reported Hello! magazine. "I've been lucky, I've always been able to take the boys to school...
  • Famous football retirements in 2013 December 16, 2013

    The retirement of iconic Manchester United coach Alex Ferguson grabbed the most primetime space around the world, but there were big names like David Beckham, Michael Owen, Paul Scholes and Louis Saha who also hung their boots in 2013. Here's the elite list: Alex Ferguson The Manchester United manager announced his retirement...
  • MLS says no bending for Beckham in bid for Miami team December 4, 2013

    Miami: Major League Soccer would love to see a new franchise in Miami backed by David Beckham but there will not be a new team in South Beach until a stadium deal is in place, commissioner Don Garber said on Tuesday. Garber repeatedly emphasized that MLS is keen to work with...
  • I am not very good at acting: David Beckham November 30, 2013

    London: Former Soccer star David Beckham thinks he is not good at facing the camera. The 38yearold star played alongside footballer Eric Cantona, who did French films after giving up the game. But he is not keen on following Cantona's footsteps, reported Contactmusic. "I am not very good at it....
  • David Beckham prefers Brad Pitt for his on screen avatar November 29, 2013

    London: Former football player David Beckham says that if a film is ever made on him, actor Brad Pitt will fit the bill to play his on screen version to the T. "I think Brad would be the obvious choice. I would like Brad to be playing me him or...
  • Beckhams spend 40 mn pounds on London mansion November 25, 2013

    London: Celebrity couple David and Victoria Beckham have splurged 40 million pounds on getting a palatial mansion here, and they will reportedly spend an extra 5 million pounds on its renovation. Their newly acquired mansion, which is a replacement for their sprawling Hertfordshire estate, is fourstorey, detached period home in West...
  • David Beckham back in Miami eyeing a MLS team November 14, 2013

    Retired English soccer star David Beckham toured potential stadium sites in Miami on Wednesday, signaling he is forging ahead with his interest in owning a new Major League franchise in the United States. It was the second time in five months that Beckham, a former star with Manchester United, Real...
  • Beckham's son trains at Manchester United: report November 1, 2013

    Manchester: The prospect of the name "Beckham" appearing on the back of a Manchester United shirt has grown closer. Sections of the British media reported Friday that Brooklyn Beckham, the son of United great David, was invited to a training session at the club on Thursday. The 14yearold Brooklyn was accompanied...
  • David Beckham tells fans he's 'very interested' in Miami team October 31, 2013

    Miami: Retired England soccer star David Beckham told a live online Facebook (FB.O) event in London on Wednesday that he is "very interested" in launching a Major League Soccer team in Miami, appearing to confirm media reports he had chosen the Florida city over other destinations. Asked about the reports, Beckham...
  • Beckham picks Miami for MLS franchise: Source October 30, 2013

    Miami: Retired England soccer star David Beckham has chosen Miami for a new US Major League Soccer expansion team, a source familiar with the negotiations said on Tuesday. The former England captain who retired earlier this year after stints with Manchester United, Real Madrid and the MLS club LA Galaxy, had...
  • David Beckham, son involved in car crash October 27, 2013

    London: David Beckham and his son Brooklyn met with an accident after the former soccer star crashed into another car as he pulled out of his Beverly Hills home in Los Angeles. The 38yearold football star, who on Friday was driving his black Range Rover Sport, allegedly dashed into another vehicle...
  • Beckham's mission was to be famous: Alex Ferguson October 22, 2013

    London: A decade after kicking a boot at David Beckham's head, Alex Ferguson used his autobiography to criticize the star's apparent preoccupation with fame. At Manchester United, Ferguson developed Beckham into one of the world's most recognizable sportsmen, but the midfielder left United in 2003 for Real Madrid under a cloud...
  • David Beckham 'lost focus', says Ferguson October 3, 2013

    London: Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has said that his onetime star midfielder David Beckham had "lost focus" following his marriage to pop star Victoria Adams of the Spice Girls. Ferguson, who retired as United manager at the end of last season following a trophyladen stint of nearly 27 years...
  • The Secret Service: Lady Gaga to play herself in the film September 17, 2013

    New York: Singer Lady Gaga will reportedly play herself in the upcoming movie 'The Secret Service'. The 27-year-old has given one day's commitment to British director Matthew Vaughn for shooting the cameo scene without much hassle. "Gaga only had to commit one day to film her scenes early next year. She's such...