David Beckham has been honored with the Legend of Football Award at the 20th anniversary HMV Football Extravaganza. This year’s event was held in celebration of 20 years of football where Beckham won 17 major trophies during his time playing for Manchester United, Real Madrid, LA Galaxy, AC Milan and Paris Saint-Germain.
The football extravaganza was held together with a fundraising to help provide thousands with music therapy sessions for vulnerable people in the UK.
David Beckham has been a FIFA World Player of the year twice as a runners up, he was also the first English player to win league titles in four countries including England, Spain, United States, and France. According to Daily mail, he is also the most capped outfield player in the history of the English game with 115 international appearances.
‘I’m incredibly honoured to be receiving this Award. When you look at the list of the previous recipients, I feel very fortunate to be considered alongside them. More importantly the night is about recognising the fantastic work that Nordoff Robbins does, and raising funds for their vital work,” the football legend said when receiving the award.