David Beckham

Edinson Cavani is new Manchester United No 7! David Beckham to Cristiano Ronaldo, here are players who wore the iconic shirt at Old Trafford

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's Manchester United have signed Edinson Cavani, 33, who has been handed the prestigious No 7 jersey right away! While some legends like Cristiano Ronaldo and Eric Cantona scripted history donning Red Devil's No 7, others like Alexis Sanchez and Antonio Valencia become huge flops. As Cavani warms up for his United debut, have a look the greats who have worn the iconic shirt for Manchester United so far. The Uruguayan who scored 200 goals in seven seasons in the French capital to become the club's all-time top goalscorer has now agreed on a one-year deal with the option for a second season. Cavani could even make his debut against his former club as United open their Champions League campaign away to PSG on October 21.

published on : 19th October 2020

Virat Kohli to Cristiano Ronaldo: 10 highest-earning athletes on Instagram during lockdown

India skipper Virat Kohli emerged as the only cricketer in the world's top-10 list of highest-earning athletes through sponsored Instagram posts during the lockdown (between March 12 and May 14), according to data collected by 'Attain'. Check out the top-10 highest-earning athletes on Instagram during lockdown. 

published on : 5th June 2020

David Beckham turns 44: 10 quotes that explain what football genius the Manchester United great was! Cristiano Ronaldo, Sir Alex Ferguson, Zinedine Zidane and others...

Real Madrid, AC Milan, PSG, LA Galaxy and of course- Manchester United... The former English captain established wherever he went to play the game. The stylish man, best known for his bendy free kicks and pristine crosses, is a darling of not just the fans but his contemporaries too. Here are 10 interesting quotes about the midfielder that you will like to read on his birthday.

published on : 2nd May 2020

Ricardo Kaka birthday: Quoting Pele, Beckham and others, here is why everyone loves the iconic Ballon d'Or winner!

“A really nice guy… in a profession of a-holes,” planetfootball quotes a sports journalist once saying about former AC Milan superstar Kaka. The gifted Brazilian, who beat Cristiano Ronaldo and Leo Messi to win the Ballon d'Or in 2007, is one among the most loved footballers of this generation. From former teammates to rivals, this is how some of the legends like to remember the playmaker.

published on : 22nd April 2020

From Beckham to Neymar: 9 footballers who could face ban in Iran for tattooed skin

The Ethics Committee of Iran's Football Federation has asked to drop all tattooed players from the national team. Here are 9 superstars whose tattoos are as famous as their on-field charisma and skill.  

published on : 19th March 2019

David Beckham attends charity event in Jakarta to finance Indonesian football training schools

England football legend David Beckham attended a charity event in Jakarta, Indonesia to help finance football training schools for children in Indonesia.

published on : 26th March 2018