In the UK, talented personalities are often awarded the title “Sir”, but David Beckham, despite his long friendship with Prince William, has yet to receive a knighthood.
There were rumors that this year the football player’s dream would come true, but a big deal “canceled” the athlete’s award.
The Daily Mail said that Beckham was officially nominated for an honorary award, but was dropped from the list of knighthood contenders due to a £10 million contract.
The news that the former England captain has agreed to be the face of the World Cup to be held in Qatar has sparked outrage among even the most devoted fans.
Fans are embarrassed that the rights of minorities are repressed in an Arab country, so Internet users reacted extremely negatively to David’s decision.
A tabloid insider said, “David did an incredible job, but the Qatar deal was a mistake if he really wanted to be a sir. He takes a lot of money to promote a country where women and gays are disadvantaged.” ” An insider said there were apprehensions that the Qatar Accord could stand against him with an honorary committee scrutinizing the nomination.
“David has done some extraordinary things, but he didn’t need to sign a deal with Qatar if he wanted to be the premier.” “It came to our notice then.
“He is taking a lot of money to promote a country where women and homosexuals are humiliated. With all the money and its huge charitable contributions, the issue of Qatar has now become an issue for it.
Beckham insists his partnership with Qatar offers an opportunity for change from within and to ‘use football as a force for good’, but gay magazine Attitude on the former Manchester United midfielder accused of hypocrisy after praising Blackpool’s Jake Daniels.