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He played for Manchester United, Preston North End, Real Madrid, Milan, LA Galaxy, Paris Saint-Germain, and the England national team.
Your attitude forever has been and forever will be the key — you're either willing to put up with the games of the times or you're not.
But how do the games change if you're a world-class athlete who already has a massive online following? One of the most interesting insights from the article was that some athletes have a ton of luck online, and others can't seem to find their groove.
With the Premiership in full swing in its annual attempt to fleece people out of their hard-earned cash, our thoughts are turning away from the dedicated, likeable and hard-working Olympic athletes who have been gracing our screens of late and towards their polar opposite - footballers.
Beckham is the first English player to win league titles in four countries (England, Spain, United States, and France).
Victoria Beckham: English businesswoman, fashion designer, model and singer.
Ever wonder what it would be like to date a professional soccer player?
These celebrities hit the jackpot and found love on the soccer field.
Plenty of NFL players have scored well-known women as their off-the-field teammates, with wives and girlfriends like Gisele Bündchen and Kristin Cavallari supporting their other halves from the stands.