England legend David Beckham vows to hold Zlatan Ibrahimovic to bizarre World Cup bet

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David Beckham will take Zlatan Ibrahimovic to a game at Wembley in full England kit after the Three Lions’ victory
David Beckham will take Zlatan Ibrahimovic to a game at Wembley in full England kit after the Three Lions’ victory

England legend David Beckham wasted no time in reminding Zlatan Ibrahimovic about the terms of their bet after yesterday’s quarter-final.

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The two footballing giants traded barbs on social media in the lead up to the tie, which led to them making a wager.

If Sweden had beaten England, Beckham would have had to go to IKEA with Ibrahimovic and buy him anything he wanted for his new LA mansion.


But as the Three Lions won, so too did Beckham and Ibrahimovic’s forfeit is a lot more embarrassing for him.

Zlatan and Becks made the bet ahead of the quarter-final tie
Zlatan and Becks made the bet ahead of the quarter-final tie

The LA Galaxy star will have to attend an England game at Wembley, wearing an England shirt and enjoy the traditional meal of fish and chips at half-time.

David Beckham posted this photo on Instagram shortly after full-time
David Beckham posted this photo on Instagram shortly after full-time

Beckham was quick to post a mocked up photo of Ibrahimovic in a Sweden shirt on his Instagram after full-time, whilst fellow Englishman Wayne Rooney also called out the 36-year-old on social media.


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