Becks not receiving any salary from mega-rich Parisiens.
David Beckham says that he will donate his entire salary from a five-month contract at French club PSG to a children’s charity, in an unprecedented move from a top footballer.
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The 37-year-old, who signed a deal until June 30 with the Ligue 1 leaders, did not divulge how much he would donate nor the name of the organisation but it would be a significant amount.
“That’s one of the things that we’re very excited about, to be able to give a huge sum to a children’s charity in Paris. It’s special,” the former Manchester United, Real Madrid, AC Milan and Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder told a news conference.
Beckham, who according to the Sunday Times Rich List has a net worth of 190 million pounds ($300 million, 220 million euros), is a proud family man and has four children with his wife, former Spice Girl turned fashion designer Victoria.
The player said that his wife and children – sons Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz and daughter Harper Seven – would remain in London during his time in the French capital.
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