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David Beckham Honors Soccer Legend Pele

David Beckham Honors Soccer Legend Pele

David Beckham dines at Nobu after leaving Gotham Hall in New York City on Wednesday.

The 32-year-old soccer stud had attended the event sponsored by Major League Soccer (MLS) Works/World Soccer Foundation/Harlem Youth Soccer Street to Fields.

Becks had the honor of presenting the Lifetime Achievement Award to 67-year-old Brazilian soccer legend Pele (born Edson Arantes Do Nascimento).

“For me to be here to present this to the greatest sportsmen of all time, I feel particularly honored,” the Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder said. “This absolutely is a highlight moment for me.”

Added Becks, “Soccer is a magical game. I’m very confident fans here in America will continue to see that. There’s no reason they can’t be as passionate about soccer as they are about every other sport here.”

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19 Responses to “David Beckham Honors Soccer Legend Pele”

  1. 1
    Michael. Says:

    first.

  2. 2
    jj Says:

    2nd well now problem not lol

  3. 3
    jj Says:

    wow I was 2nd lol

  4. 4
    hello Says:

    yuck

  5. 5
    Cec Says:

    Pele is such a great soccer star!

  6. 6
    EVELYN Says:

    hii

  7. 7
    mak Says:

    I hope today he will get good news from Capello’s camp…
    Looks great….as always

  8. 8
    EVELYN Says:

    I`M LIVE IN ARGENTINA

  9. 9
    EVELYN Says:

    WHAT IS THE PROBLEM

  10. 10
    legs Says:

    thank goodness her wife isn’t around. lol.

  11. 11
    Ken Says:

    He’s very nice . I love him very much !
    More info about this …
    http://ntnteen.blogspot.com

  12. 12
    fresh Says:

    him and posh must never have sex. they are always in different countries from each other. if i was her id be with that every second of every day.

  13. 13
    fresh Says:

    edit *cities/countries*

  14. 14
    OMG Says:

    HE IS HOT….WISH HE WAS MINE…..VICTORIA IS A LUCKY CHICK!!!

  15. 15
    isla Says:

    He’s dreaming if he seriously believes Americans will EVER “take” to soccer… he and his over-indulgent wifey need to head on back across the pond, can’t imagine he is very happy over here when obviously he lives and breathes the “beautiful game”…

  16. 16
    Rawad Says:

    I have a special request people:
    CAN ANYONE TELL ME WHAT IS THIS SUIT THAT HE IS WEARING?
    PLZPLPZLZ
    I’m looking for a prom suit this months , so justjared pple, hehe, im lookin for sth that is close to this!
    Thx a lot ! :D!

  17. 17
    mak Says:

    Armani I guess, he usualy wears Armani suits

  18. 18
    lops723 Says:

    He waaaay over waxes his eyebrows…. How is he famous? He is a terrible player, if he does get picked for england it will be PURELY for pomp & circumstance reasons…

  19. 19
    ellie Says:

    beautiful.

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