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David beckham - Persuasive Letter Dear Critics of David Beckham's new $250 Million Contract to MLS club Galaxy David Beckham has achieved many

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Persuasive Letter 2/6/07 Dear Critics of David Beckham’s new $250 Million Contract to MLS club Galaxy, David Beckham has achieved many accomplishments that you need to be aware of. First off, he is a worldly acclaimed soccer player who has many records. Some of these records include gaining membership into two of soccer’s most exclusive clubs. Additionally, he became the only English player — and the 21st player regardless of nationality — to score in three World Cups and he also became the fifth player in World Cup history to score twice from direct free kicks ; (the other four were Pelé , Rivelino , Teófilo Cubillas and Bernard Genghini .) Secondly, he has become the highest paid soccer player in the rest of the world prior to coming to the United States. David Beckham is a global sports icon who is not only known for his soccer skills but for his celebrity status around the world. David Beckham’s worldly status makes him deserving of the $250 million 5-year deal to the MLS club Galaxy. Critics analyze the fact that he is now the highest paid pro- athlete annually in the United States because they do not believe that soccer is worth that amount of money. That fact is untrue because not only is the MLS club Galaxy gaining one of the world’s best soccer players, but that they are also gaining a publicity guru. David Beckham is an athlete that attracts publicity because of his celebrity status. His
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This essay was uploaded on 04/18/2008 for the course ENGLISH 101 taught by Professor White during the Spring '08 term at New Hampshire.

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