KEANE OFFERED 7

Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane has revealed in his autobiography that former manager Sir Alex Ferguson did not want David Beckham to wear the iconic number seven shirt at the club.

Beckham is regarded as one of the finest midfielders to have won the iconic shirt, which has been won by many names like Eric Cantona and Cristiano Ronaldo. The England international, though, developed a reputation for being too flamboyant and not being focused on football. This ultimately led to his fallout with Ferguson.

Beckham impressed by facilities at St George's Park

Former England captain David Beckham, who holds the record for the most number of appearances by any outfield player for the national team, says that he is extremely impressed with the facilities at St George’s Park. The England FA spent a huge amount of money in order to build this state of the art facility to help players train and rest better. The facility has been done after the England FA drew inspiration from the likes of France and Germany, who have similar facilities built in the last decade.

Redknapp Would Put Gerrard Ahead Of Beckham

Former England international David Beckham is regarded as one of the finest players to have represented the national team in the last few decades. The former Manchester United star holds the record for the most number of appearances made by an outfield player. He has also represented in several major tournaments including World Cups and European championships. The 38-year-old, who has retired from all forms of football, made 115 appearances for the England national team in a career spanning 13 years. He has also represented some of the biggest clubs in the world like Real Madrid, AC Milan, and Manchester United.

Beckham urges Gerrard to carry on

Former England captain David Beckham has urged Liverpool and England skipper Steven Gerrard to stay on as the national team leader despite the country’s failure to reach the second round in the recently concluded World Cup in Brazil.

The Liverpool legend will be pushing 36 by the time Euro 2016 hits France but is just two appearances away from breaking the all time outfield record for England currently held by Beckham with 115 appearances for the Three Lions.

Beckham Believes In England Chances

England legend David Beckham says that England have a chance of winning the World Cup 2014 despite many already having written off the hopes of winning the title because manager Roy Hodgson named a very young squad. Several experienced players like Michael Carrick and Ashley Cole have been left out of the squad, as the former Liverpool manager has tried to pick future stars like Luke Shaw and Ross Barkley in the team. Experience is one of the important aspects of a team trying to win the World Cup. Without this facet, England will struggle, according to many pundits.

Beckham Believes Rooney Can Perform Well

Former Manchester United star David Beckham has stated that he expects Wayne Rooney to deliver at the World Cup 2014. There has been intense criticism of Rooney ahead of the start of the World Cup. The England international has failed to deliver in the last few major tournaments. Even though he has won everything in club football, internationally he is yet to deliver his full potential. At 28 years of age, Rooney comes into the World Cup at the peak of his career. However, his former teammate Paul Scholes recently suggested that Rooney may be past his best.

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