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,MADRID, SPAIN - JUNE 17: David Beckham of Real Madrid celebrates with his children Brooklyn, Cruz and Romeo after Real won the Primera Liga title after the match between Real Madrid and Mallorca at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium on June 17, 2007 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Denis Doyle/Getty Images)

7. Madrid stint ends with championship
Beckham joined Real Madrid in 2003, part of that club's policy of signing the most high-profile player available each summer. However, he had to wait until his final season of 2007 to help the team win the La Liga title, taking a cortisone injection in his damaged ankle to get him through his final game.
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