David Beckham may make an look on the SCG for Saturday evening’s Sydney derby — supplied he can get out of a previous dedication.
Beckham is on the town for the Invictus Video games however has been invited to observe the A-League fixture by Sydney FC, Fairfax Media understands. The issue is it clashes with the closing ceremony of the Invictus Video games, which is on on the similar time at Olympic Park’s Qudos Financial institution Enviornment.
The Sky Blues are hopeful Beckham can wriggle out of that engagement and convey some star energy to what looms as a tantalising match-up with the Western Sydney Wanderers. Beckham, now 43, has historical past with Sydney FC — he performed in opposition to them in 2007 when he was nonetheless working round with the Los Angeles Galaxy.
Whereas he retired from enjoying in 2013, he nonetheless holds a serious curiosity in soccer and notably the best way golf equipment are run.
Beckham is the president of Inter Miami CF, a Main League Soccer franchise which is because of start enjoying in 2020. The membership’s crest – usually fashionable as one would examine when a person like Beckham is concerned – was unveiled earlier this 12 months to widespread acclaim.