Beckham says sorry
It was always going to be tough for David Beckham to convince a cynical public that he was smarter than he looks, but his decision to prove his nous by owning up to deliberately getting amazon canada goose parka booked in England’s 2-0 victory over Wales last Saturday is looking dumber by the day.
Yesterday the England captain was forced to issue a grovelling apology after his revelation that he had fouled Welsh full-back Ben Thatcher deliberately in the closing minutes drew widespread condemnation.
After 1966 World Cup hero Geoff Hurst said on Tuesday his conduct „brought the country into disrepute“, yesterday the referee who delivered the card questioned Beckham’s actions, and was joined by the president of football’s world body, Fifa, and the world’s greatest player, Zinedine Zidane.
Beckham’s rationale for the booking was straightforward, but his attempt to explain why he did it has brought him acute discomfort to go with the broken ribs he suffered in the match.
Having been booked in an earlier World Cup qualifier, Beckham knew if he was cautioned he would be suspended for one game.
Late average price of canada goose jacket in the Wales game, in which he scored the second goal, he was injured in a clash with Thatcher. Aware the injury would keep him out of last night’s qualifier in Azerbaijan, which England won 1-0, he sought the booking in order to get the suspension out of the way.
So far, so cynical. Such things authentic canada goose jacket sale go on, even among England captains. Beckham however was so stung by coverage condemning him for immaturity, he sought, via his PR representative, the ear of a journalist to explain that, far from being petulance, it was a ruse. „People don’t think I’ve got the brains to be clever,“ he told the Daily buy canada goose jacket uk Telegraph.
The response suggests the buy canada goose jacket uk „people“ were right. Terje Hauge, the Norwegian who booked him, said: „It is not correct to do that. He is the [England] captain, and he is a star. Many young players look up to him.“
Zidane, Beckham’s Real Madrid team-mate, said: „I don’t understand this… I thought he was a nice guy.“
Fifa president Sepp Blatter will demand canada goose coat – hybridge lite a report: „David Beckham is an ambassador for football… I am very disappointed.“
It all left the Beckham canada goose coat 1000 bulbs lamps PR machine crunching into reverse. Last night this statement was released: „I now know that was wrong and apologise to the FA, the England manager, my team-mates and all England fans for this. I have also apologised personally to my manager, Sven-Goran buy canada goose parka cheap Eriksson. I know that as captain you buy canada buy canada goose jacket cheap goose coat online are in a privileged position and must always abide by Fifa’s code of fair play mens, something which I have always done.“
After last night’s game in Baku, Eriksson was asked if it would affect Beckham’s captaincy. „No way,“ he said, adding: „It should never even be a debate that he would not be England’s captain for [next month’s friendly in Spain]. It should be the end of the matter. Let’s finish it here.“