Of all the footballers who have graced the beautiful game past or present, David Beckham is arguably the most popular and the most marketable.
The former England captain’s global appeal was highlighted in emphatic fashion on Saturday, after he joined Instagram and gained more than 1,000,000 followers in less than 24 hours.
Beckham decided to join Instagram on his 40th birthday and he marked the occasion by posting four photos.
Check them out below.
Beckham retired from playing in 2013, ending an illustrious career which including stints at Manchester United, Preston North End, Real Madrid, LA Galaxy, AC Milan and PSG.
He won 115 senior international caps, six Premier League titles, two FA Cups, one Champions League, one La Liga, two MLS Cups and one Ligue 1.
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