England’s most popular footballer David Robert Joseph Beckham turns 41 on Monday. Beckham made his debut in 1992 as part of Fergie’s Fledglings and retired in 2012-13.

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He holds the record for maximum number of appearances for any club as an outfield player.

He is married to fashion designer and former Spice Girls singer Victoria Beckham. Victoria and David are parents to sons Brooklyn Beckham (17), Romeo Beckham (13), and Cruz Beckham (11) and daughter Harper Beckham (4).

Former Manchester United, Real Madrid, LA Galaxy and AC Milan midfielder is one of England’s most celebrated players of all time. Beckham’s professional club career began with Manchester United, where he made his first-team debut in 1992 aged 17.