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David Beckham’s La Galaxy AC Milan Career In Quotes

by | 5th, February 2009

DAVID Beckham loves Los Angeles Galaxy. Yaaaay! David Beckham moves to AC Milan after year with his beloved LA Galaxy. Scorechio! Anrosk takes look at BEckhgams’ LA Galxay career (pictures):

Jan 9, 2009

Former LA Galaxy general manager Alexi Lalas said he would not be surprised if David Beckham did not to return to America after his loan with AC Milan. But Beckham’s spokesman Simon Oliveira insisted he would return to the Galaxy. He said: “Whilst we respect Alexi’s right to an opinion, he has not been party to any contractual discussions on the loan agreement to Milan. As David has said recently, he will be back in the US for 9 March and with LA Galaxy for the start of the MLS season.”

Feb 5, 2009

“I have expressed my desire to stay. Now it’s just down to Milan and Galaxy to come to an agreement. I have enjoyed my time here. I knew I would enjoy it but I didn’t expect to enjoy it as much as I have.”


My intention is to stay in Milan and I hope the clubs can come to some agreement. Hopefully I can finish my career here. – David Beckham

October 26, 2008

Asked whether today’s game against FC Dallas in Carson would be his last with Los Angeles, Beckham responded almost tersely. “No, it won’t be,” he said. “I’ve made that clear. I’ve said that my commitment is still to the Galaxy, and that has not changed.”

– LA Times

August 6, 2007

“I’d love to be out there on the field, especially with the number of fans here and the fact they’ve paid a lot of money to see the Galaxy. But I have to be careful with my injury. I’m here for five years and maybe more, so that’s where people maybe have to be slightly patient.”

– David Beckham

July 16, 2007

“We could have stayed at Real Madrid and done another three years, but David has already won everything in club football in Europe. So he wins another league title. So what? I am not downplaying that as an achievement, but people need to realise what has brought him out here.”

– Simon Fuller

July 12, 2007

“The real challenge for Beckham – possibly one of the toughest he has faced in his career – is to prove this move is about more than just money and celebrity status. The first people he needs to prove this to is the players.”

LA Galaxy general manager Alexi Lalas

Jan 12, 2007

“I didn’t want to go out there at 34 years old and for people to turn around and say: ‘He’s only going there for the money.’ It’s not what I’m going there to do.”

Dave is going there to make the game “higher” and to “build a club and a team that has a lot of potential”.

David Beckham

March 4, 2007

“Football is all about opinions”

– David Beckham

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