Becks tears achilles, out of World Cup

14 Mar

David Beckham tore his achilles tendon playing for AC Milan today. The injury will keep him out of the World Cup and out of action all together for about six months. He was set to become the first English player to appear in four World Cups. It’s a big blow to England as well as they have already been hit hard with injuries/drama and Beckham can provide solid senior leadership for a team that is desperately lacking.  Also, Becks has been one of my faves for approximately forever and this summer’s World Cup was likely to be his last international competition, so it’s a sad day for him as he’s done everything possible to get into the England squad this summer.

With the rate that both England and the U.S. are suffering injuries, it will be a miracle for each team just to get 11 healthy players on the field in South Africa.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: