David Beckham to retire from soccer at end of season

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FILE - This is a Friday, June 21, 2002 file photo of England's David Beckham, left, celebrates with teammate Michael Owen after he scored the opening goal against Brazil during their 2002 World Cup quarterfinal soccer match in Shizuoka, Japan. David Beckham is retiring from soccer after the season, ending a career in which he become a global superstar since starting his career at Manchester United. The 38-year-old Englishman recently won a league title in a fourth country with Paris Saint-Germain. He said in a statement Thursday May 16, 2013 he is "thankful to PSG for giving me the opportunity to continue but I feel now is the right time to finish my career, playing at the highest level." (AP Photo/Adam Butler, File)