DAVID BECKHAM is incomes extra as a FIFA 21 ‘icon’ than he did as a participant, studies declare.
The previous England captain, who has a reported £339million fortune, has agreed a three-year deal to look in EA Sports activities’ soccer collection, beginning with this yr’s launch.
Becks, 45, seems on the duvet of his very personal ‘Beckham Version’, with Kylian Mbappe adorning the entrance of the common version of the sport.
In keeping with the Mirror, Beckham was initially supplied £30million over three years to look within the sport.
However this determine has subsequently been negotiated as much as £40million.
A supply mentioned: “It’s a massive addition to the Beckham model and the best cash he’s ever made.”
Beckham earned round £100,000-a-week whereas enjoying for Manchester United within the early 2000s.
And he pocketed an analogous quantity after signing a five-year, £25million take care of LA Galaxy in 2007.
However he’ll now earn extra from his FIFA deal alone than he did for enjoying, with the general haul coming to round £256,000-a-week.
Upon the announcement, Beckham joked that he would now be thought of a ‘cool dad’ by his children.
He wrote on Instagram: “FIFA21… Can’t wait to see myself again on the pitch enjoying with a few of my outdated staff mates!
“Perhaps @romeobeckham and @cruzbeckham will assume I’m a cool dad now 😂 @easportsfifa #FIFA21”.
Beckham joins the Fifa collection, having appeared as an ‘icon’ participant within the Professional Evolution Soccer franchise for quite a few years.