David Beckham, OBE (b. 1975) is a midfielder English soccer player. He currently plays midfield for the Los Angeles Galaxy Major League Soccer team. Beckham previously played for Manchester United, Real Madrid and the English national team. He is married to Victoria Adams, "Posh Spice" of the Spice Girls group.
Beckham guest starred on Sesame Street Season 39, appearing with Elmo in a Word of the Day segment for "Persistence" and in a Backstage with Elmo segment for Sesamestreet.org. He posted on his blog that "Last week, I filmed an appearance on the children’s show Sesame Street. I can remember watching the programme when I was young, so I was delighted to be asked on to appear as a guest." 
- When asked who her crushes are, aside from Kermit for a an interview with CNN, Miss Piggy listed David Beckham, among others.
- ↑ Beckham's blog, April 30 2008 entry
- ↑ "Catching up with the Muppets," CNN, November 23, 2011, Abbey Goodman