David Beckham explains his retirement to best mate Gary Neville (jokingly blames Messi!)

What better way to go out than have a chat with your best mate.

Which is exactly what David Beckham did on Thursday afternoon with an exclusive for Sky Sports News w Goldenballs’ reasoning behind retirement.

Jokingly, Beckham blamed Lionel Messi “running past me” in the recent Champions League first leg between PSG and Barcelona.

As ever, Beckham was eloquent and polite in explaining how he has “gone out on a high” and says all the right things to G Nev.

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