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David Beckham Likely for 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa

Posted by on Monday, 28 December, 2009
MLS Cup - Los Angeles Galaxy v Real Salt Lake

Nov 22 2009
SEATTLE – NOVEMBER 22: David Beckham #23 of the Los Angeles Galaxy warms up prior to the MLS Cup final at Qwest Field on November 22, 2009 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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England coach Fabio Capello, when speaking to La Gazzetta dello Sport, was quoted as saying “Of course, if he plays well and is fit I will include him in my squad. I don’t look at age, I pay attention to quality and David has a lot. He’s serious, he’s a great professional and he’s crazy about the World Cup.”

If all goes well for David Beckham and he stays healthy, it looks like he will be off to South Africa for the 2010 FIFA World Cup as part of the team for England.


Los Angeles Galaxy Losses to Barcelona Despite Beckham

Posted by on Sunday, 2 August, 2009


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PASADENA, CA – (Aug.1st, 2009) — In front of the largest crowd to see a soccer match in the United State since the 1994 World Cup. FC Barcelona faced the Los Angeles Galaxy in an international friendly.

David Beckham‘s first goal since being back with the Los Angeles Galaxy this season was a perfect free kick that beat Barcelona goalkeeper Jose Manuel Pinto into the upper corner. Despite Beckham’s efforts the Galaxy lost to the European champions FC Barcelona 2-1 on Saturday, August 1st.


David Beckham to Return to MLS on Thursday Against New York Red Bulls at Giants Stadium

Posted by on Wednesday, 15 July, 2009


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Soccer star David Beckham appears on the NBC “Today” television program in New York Wednesday, July 15, 2009. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

David Beckham began training with the Los Angeles Galaxy this past Monday for the first time this season in anticipation of his return to MLS on Thursday against the New York Red Bulls at Giants Stadium. However, it is unclear how much time he will see in the match.

Beckham has also reaffirmed his commitment to the MLS during his media tour involving television appearances on NBC’s “Today Show” and “Live with Regis and Kelly.”