Reaction to Beckham's retirement
- Published: 17 May 2013 at 00.49
- Online news:
David Beckham announced his retirement from professional football on Thursday, after a memorable career in which he won league titles in four different countries and played at three World Cups.
David Beckham poses with his jersey at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on January 31, 2013.
Here, AFP Sports looks at how the world has reacted to news of his retirement, which will come into effect after Paris Saint-Germain's final game of the season at Lorient on May 26:
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