David Beckham with the signed jersey he received for his birthday.
David Beckham with the signed jersey he received for his birthday. Bang Showbiz

David Beckham's best birthday gift

DAVID Beckham received his ''best birthday present ever'' on Wednesday (02.05.12).

The soccer star was delighted to receive a framed Earvin 'Magic' Johnson basketball jersey which had been signed by the LA Lakers legend as a gift from wife Victoria to mark turning 37.

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Alongside a picture of the jersey, Victoria tweeted: ''What do u get David for his birthday???? he loved it!! (sic)''

David - who is a regular at LA Lakers basketball games - later took to his Facebook page to express his delight at the gift, posting a picture of himself grinning broadly as he carried the huge frame.

He wrote: ''Best birthday present ever!''.

Victoria wasn't the only member of the household to make a fuss of David - who is father to Brooklyn, 13, Romeo, nine, Cruz, seven, and nine-month-old Harper - on his birthday.

The Los Angeles Galaxy player also posted a picture of a food platter containing scrambled eggs, bacon and sausages, surrounded by party hats.

He wrote: ''Thank you to my amazing family for making my birthday so special!''

''Boys cooked me a birthday breakfast this morning!''

David later thanked his fans for all their well-wishes on his big day.

He wrote: ''Thank you all for your amazing messages! They mean so much to me. It's been a great day so far.''


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