David Beckham has earned an estimated $255 million, including his share of the profits of his Miami team, the New York Red Bulls. A company called Footwork Productions, according to the Mirror, collects all income from David’s football business and has an annual income of $1.5 million from the Miami club and another $5 million for his other businesses.
His Incredible Net Worth
Beckham was named Britain’s richest sportsman in 2013, reportedly earning more than $46 million a year as per Celebrity Net Worth.
He has lived in the four-bedroom house he bought when he was 20 in 1995 and has since bought for $3.3 million. In 1999, David and his wife, Victoria Beckham bought one of London’s most expensive houses, Beckingham Palace in West Ham, England, for about $3.
The property, which sits on 24 acres, was renovated for $4 million and later dubbed the ‘Beckham Palace’ by the media according to Biography.
The following year Beckham announced plans to expand Major League Soccer with a new team in Miami. Beckham is involved in numerous charities, including as an ambassador for UNICEF in the UK and as an ambassador for the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNFPA).
David Beckham, the Greatest Footballer in the World
David Beckham’s best days as a footballer are behind him, but he is still one of the most bankrupt players in the game as stayed by Bleacher Report.
The Manchester United, Real Madrid and England legend began his football career at the age of 17, scoring 146 career goals and winning 19 club trophies, including the famous Manchester United treble in 1999. Having played his last game in the 2-1 win over Paris Saint-Germain in his last game before retiring from professional football in 2013, there is no doubt that his name will go down in history as one for England and the greatest footballer in the world.
After playing his last game for an MLS team, he is now looking for a new home And Bleacher Report has examined the history of Brand Beckham to see if he remains the same bankable player after his next move.
His Source of Making Money
Unlike most other players, where his commercial inflows have dwarfed his sporting earnings, this has allowed him to pursue such actions as donating part of his salary to charity and raising more publicity for his brand. Business initiatives have also been launched through a variety of commercial ventures, including a partnership with Victoria and his own company, David Beckham Holdings Ltd., the latter of which is a joint venture with Victoria, which manages a range of products and services, as well as a number of partnerships with other companies.
Footwork Productions manages Beckham’s image rights and sponsorship deals, with the only product licensed by Beckham.
In 2014, Beckham and Footworks Productions made £14.9million in turnover, while he received £11.6million. David Beckham has achieved unprecedented levels of fame and fortune through the success of his football career, private life and business ventures.
He is one of the highest paid players in the world, with endorsements that include Nike, Adidas, Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Nike Powerade and Adidas.
Beckham owns a Major League Soccer team called Club Internacional Futbol Miami, which was officially founded last year. He has also played for Manchester United, Manchester City, Real Madrid and Real Salt Lake as well as Los Angeles Galaxy.