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Will a retired David Beckham 'get more of his kicks from fashion?'

Posted by Kristi Palma  May 17, 2013 08:39 AM

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David Beckham, 38, is retiring from soccer after two decades.

He will quit after his final two games with Paris Saint-Germain, The Associated Press reports.

The soccer player is worth $250 million, says the AP. Beckham feels he's going out at the top of his career, according to the Splash video above. As "Good Morning America" tweeted this morning:

Read more about his long and accomplished career in this Associated Press report.

But, as we all know, Beckham is known for more than his feet. The famous metrosexual, model, father of four, and hubby to Spice Girl Victoria Beckham, is a fixture in American culture. Somehow we don't think this is the last we'll see of Beckham. At least we hope not, right ladies?

The fashion world is breathlessly waiting to see what Beckham will do with his free time in retirement. Check out some of the buzz on Twitter:

What do you think of Beckham retiring? Would you like to see him do more with fashion?

More headlines:
-- Former NASCAR driver Dick Trickle dies of apparent suicide (People.com)
-- Former 'Days of Our Lives' actor charged with selling cocaine (People.com)
-- Bea Arthur topless painting fetches $1.9M in NYC (AP)
-- Gwyneth Paltrow reveals dad's cancer diagnosis got her on healthy-eating track (E! News)
-- 'American Idol' winner Kris Allen to have second surgery on his wrist (E! News)

 

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