LONDON (AP) -- David Beckham has left England to start his new
career in the United States.
The England soccer star was accompanied by his wife and three
children when he boarded a plane today at London's Heathrow airport
for a flight to Los Angeles.
Beckham helped Real (ray-AL') Madrid win the Spanish title last
month and will be joining the L-A Galaxy for the remainder of their
He'll make his Galaxy debut in an exhibition match against
Chelsea on July 21st in Carson, California.
Despite playing thousands of miles away, Beckham hopes to stay
in the England lineup and help the team qualify for next year's
S: England soccer player David Beckham at London's Heathrow
Airport with his sons Cruz and Brooklyn, right, Thursday July 12,
2007. Beckham is travelling to the United States where he has
signed to play for Major League Soccer team Los Angeles Galaxy.
(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)