Glad we missed out, I am!
England hero David Beckham has reportedly snubbed a move to Liverpool.
The ex-Manchester United and Real Madrid midfielder is currently preparing with his LA Galaxy teammates for the end of season play-offs in America’s MLS.
But the star is set for another loan move to AC Milan, despite interest from Rafa Benitez’s Liverpool, according to the Sunday Express.
Beckham is desperate to play in Europe during the American close season in a bid to improve his chances of making Fabio Capello’s World Cup squad. (Lancashire Evening Post)
I for one am glad we didn’t manage to sign this preening has been, not least because his wages would surely have put us in even more of a financial mess than we are currently in. Let’s consider this a bullet missed. No doubt his arrival would have resulted in us selling loads of merchandise but still not a good enough reason to bring in that former Man United show pony.