Lluis Bassat has revealed that former Barcelona presidentJoan Laporta was able to secure his presidency in 2003 by falsely claiming that the club had signed David Beckham.

The signature of the England international was sought after back in the 2000s when it was becoming clear that he would leave Manchester United after falling out with Sir Alex Ferguson.

One of the few clubs could afford his signature was Barcelona, who were believed to be in the race to sign him. However, Beckham eventually went to Real Madrid, who were the front-runners for his signature throughout the race.


EA Sports have announced that Premier League legend David Beckham is the latest icon to be added to FIFA 21. The announcement was made by the gaming company earlier this week. It was revealed on Wednesday that the former Manchester United winger would be joining FIFA 21 as from the 4th of December.

The iconic footballer will join other icons with his own icon items on FUT(FIFA Ultimate Team) 21. His icon items celebrate his Real Madrid debut in the Spanish La Liga.

The former England international skipper made his debut for the Los Merenguesagainst Real Betis at the start of the 2003/04 season and shortly after his transfer from Manchester United. His item also has links to La Liga, Real Madrid and England.


Atlanta United charted a new course when they faced Inter Miami with no Designated Players for the first time in their sojourn in the Major League Soccer (MLS). They lost only 2-1 to David Beckham’s Inter Miami. However, the issue is they are now farther than the reach for Eastern Conference Playoff.

Atlanta have only won Cincinnati and Nashville in the MLS while they remain hopeful againt others in the league. They are amongst the bottom four in the conference with the others being newly formed expansion club Inter Miami, DC United and Chicago Fire FC.

Man United to Donate 5000 Meals

Many of the business organizations and social organizations do charities for the deprived people of the world. In this regard, Manchester United will donate 5000 meals for the children in local schools in the week starting from the 26th of October. This initiative has been taken jointly by Fare Share, Man U foundation, and Man U. As per the authorities, Manchester United will process, prepare, and pack the foods that will come from Fare Share to them. Then they will send them to the local schools made in partnership with Manchester United Foundation.

The schools will hand the food over to the students. The students who receive government-funded free meals in term times will get the privilege to have the food. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation, lots of people have lost their jobs and are unable to arrange food for their kids. The government of these countries has urged the social as well as corporate to make considerable contributions to the mission of providing food to the poor. The schools that will get the aid are The East Manchester Academy, Dean Trust Rose Bridge, Manchester Enterprise Academy, Water head Academy, Manchester Academy, and Stet ford High School.

David Beckham Now Has His Own eSports Team

Former England football David Beckham is well-known for his free-kick taking ability - who can forget that free-kick that he scored against Greece to send England to the World Cup? Since he retired, he has dabbled in a number of business interests such as fashion, whisky, and fragrances, and he has recently moved into the eSports world by investing in Guild eSports, an eSports team that is aiming to create ripples in the eSports world.

Floating on the Stock Exchange

They have recently announced that they plan to be the first eSports franchise team to list themselves on the London Stock Exchange so that they can raise about £20 million to invest in new players and improve the business.

David Beckham speaks about importance of mental health

Former England and Manchester United star David Beckham has claimed that it is very important for players to come up with a ‘mentally healthy’ declaration part of the game. The superstar, who is no stranger to intense amount of pressure from the media and fans, has claimed that the stakes for a footballer have increased even further in recent years. The football world has come together in unity for creating a ‘mentally healthy football’ declaration so that players who have problems are able to get help.

The issue of health is very important for a footballer, who is often looked at from a physical point of view. However, the mental health of a person is also very crucial, and one of the organisations that pay say all of importance would be the Heads Up campaign.

Inter Miami targeting Luis Suarez as marquee signing

David Beckham might be famous for representing the likes of Real Madrid, but his first major signing as the owner of Inter Miami might be Barcelona's Luis Suarez. It has been reported that the newly formed the MLS franchise are very keen on taking the former Liverpool star. Suarez is reportedly considering his options away from the Camp Nou in order to secure one big contract that could be the last of his career. He has reportedly identified the Major League Soccer as a strong destination where he will be able to test himself at a reasonable level while still making a lot of money.

Inter Miami know very well about the quality of Luis Suarez, who has been in excellent form for Barcelona even at the age of 33. He has come up with 19 goals in all competitions for the team along with a decent return of 12 assists. Suarez has been a regular feature of the team, but it is expected that Barcelona will look to replace him sooner rather than later due to his age. The 33-year-old only has a contract with the club until the summer of 2021.

Solskjaer praises David de Gea despite recent criticism

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has praised David de Gea as the best goalkeeper in the world in amid of the criticisms. He was heavily criticised by Roy Keane for the goal in the match against Tottenham. Keane said that De Gea is an overrated player and, if he was in the dressing room, he would be pulling out punches. The error was a major one for a world-class goalkeeper like him. Since then Sheffield United loan playerDean Henderson is being named for becoming United’s first team goalkeeper. Solskjaer has indicated that in the future Henderson has the chances of becoming United’s No.1.

Henderson has been exceptional during his time at Sheffield but he won’t be present in the match against United on Wednesday. De Gea has made many errors during the past months but Solskjaer has overlooked it and has named him to be the world’s best.

Januzaj believes Paul Pogba will remain at United next season

Real Sociedad attacker Adnan Januzaj believes Paul Pogba will stay put with Manchester United next season despite the constant speculation regarding his future. The France international has spent vast parts of the current season on the sidelines because of an ankle injury but that has not ceased the gossip over his future.

Beckham recalls playing his last professional game

David Beckham in Instagram has posted a video which consisted of the best moments in his football career. The video was posted as a commemoration, as it had been seven years since his retirement from professional football. He has also stated that he misses playing the game even after seven years. His last game was in Ligue 1 for Paris Saint Germain in 2013. Besides United and PSG, he has played for Real Madrid, LA Galaxy and AC Milan.
The 45-year-oldcan’t believe that so much time has passed, that he still has happy memories of him playing football.He now holds co-ownershipof the club Inter Miami.