Football fans want to know: Why did Real Madrid pay a majestic $41
million for Manchester United star and England captain David Beckham?
The Spanish club already has another magician in right midfield, Luis
Figo, who produces more goals and assists than Beckham does and leads
him in free-kick conversions, the English player's stock-in-trade. The
answer came last week from Tokyo, where Beckham and his wife, Victoria,
arrived to promote a brand of chocolate and a chain of beauty salons.
Wherever they went, the couple was mobbed by fans wearing Beckham...
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