Before they became GalácticosFootballwriters.co.uk takes a look at the credentials of Real Madrid’s superstars...
From: Inter Milan
Fee: Ivan Zamorano plus £700,000
Had won: 2 x Campeonato Brasileiro Série A, 2 x Campeonato Paulista (Palmeiras)
Real Madrid coach at time: Fabio Capello
My row with David Beckham – Because I gave him a sixThe former Manchester United midfielder never forgave STUART MATHIESON for his match marking
BY CHRISTOPHER DAVIES
TO MILLIONS of people around the world Stuart Mathieson, the Manchester United correspondent of the Manchester Evening News, has the best job in football journalism.
It is the dream job for any United fan, covering Wayne Rooney and company each week yet Mathieson admits he grew up supporting the noisy neighbours.
Beckham hopes for another year at GalaxyDAVID BECKHAM’S chances of returning to the Barclays Premier League in January were hit after he admitted he wants to play one more year in Major League Soccer.
Beckham’s four-year deal with the Los Angeles Galaxy ends in November. Spurs and Queens Park Rangers are keen to offer the former England captain a chance to return to English football this winter while the midfielder is keen to play for Great Britain in the 2012 Olympics.
David Beckham Tribute NightDavid Beckham brought a touch of Hollywood to London when he was guest of honour at the 2008 Football Writers' Association Tribute night.
The Los Angeles Galaxy midfielder and former England captain is hoping to reach the landmark of 100 caps for his country, with Fabio Capello now in charge of the side.