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David Beckham, left, of the LA Galaxy kicks the ball during their soccer friendly match against the Melbourne Victory in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011. ( AP Photo/Andrew Brownbill)

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David Beckham to retire

May 17, 2013

Soccer stud David Beckham announced he will be retiring from soccer at the end of the season. The 38-year-old Beckham recently won a league title in a fourth country with Paris Saint-Germain. He has become a global superstar since starting his career at Manchester United.