Top Stories

David Beckham Explains Why He's Proud to Wear a Poppy

David Beckham Explains Why He's Proud to Wear a Poppy

David Beckham is opening up about why he is proud to wear a poppy even though FIFA wants to ban poppies on shirts during the World Cup qualifiers taking place on Remembrance Day.

The memorial day is held to remember the members of the armed forces who have died while in duty and has been held on November 11 since WWI.

David was spotted wearing a poppy on his jacket while stepping out on Thursday (November 3) in London, England. He took to Instagram the next day to share why he is proud to be wearing the poppy.

Click inside to read David Beckham’s explanation…

“I was always proud to put on an England shirt and I feel the same way about wearing a Poppy. For me the Poppy is a small way we can show our appreciation for the incredible sacrifice that millions of men and women did on our behalf. It’s our way of showing we remember them. We should always be allowed to show our respect and remembrance for that sacrifice,” David captioned a photo of a veteran grabbing a poppy.

Just Jared on Facebook
david beckham explains why hes proud to wear a poppy 01
david beckham explains why hes proud to wear a poppy 02
david beckham explains why hes proud to wear a poppy 03
david beckham explains why hes proud to wear a poppy 04

Photos: FameFlynet Pictures
Posted to: David Beckham

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Find out what Alicia Keys got her husband Swizz Beatz for his 40th birthday! - TMZ
  • Camila Cabello once went to the hospital for this crazy reason - Just Jared Jr
  • Ashley Graham is throwing some shade at Kendall Jenner - TooFab
  • This actress is getting rave reviews for her latest movie role - Lainey Gossip
  • Listen to Cher Lloyd's new song - Just Jared Jr
  • Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are still going strong - Gossip Cop
  • Teresa Brown

    Find out how this single mom was able to earn $6k/monthly for working at her home for a few hours a day and how you can do it!!! yourself➽➽➽➽;➽➽.,,,,,,,,,,,,,,http://GoogleAdvanceJob/America/Get/7548/day………….★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★

  • Rubywbevins4

    Google is paying 97$ per hour! Work for few hours and have longer with friends & family! !hg282f:
    On tuesday I got a great new Land Rover Range Rover from having earned $8752 this last four weeks.. Its the most-financialy rewarding I’ve had.. It sounds unbelievable but you wont forgive yourself if you don’t check it
    !hg282f:
    ➽➽
    ➽➽;➽➽ http://GoogleFinancialJobsCash582ShopTraderGetPay$97Hour… ★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★✫★★::::::!hg282f:….,…..