David Beckham at the World Cup

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England soccer icon David Beckham has singled out the U.S. men's national soccer team for praise at the 2014 World Cup, calling Team USA’s performance one of the highlights of the tournament.

Beckham is in attendance at the final match of the tournament with his sons. Catch photos of the soccer legend.

Brazil's soccer legend Pele (rear) hugs former England soccer captain David Beckham during the 2014 World Cup closing ceremony at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro July 13, 2014. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker (BRAZIL - Tags: WORLD CUP SPORT SOCCER SOCIETY ENTERTAINMENT)
Brazil's soccer legend Pele hugs former England soccer captain Beckham during the 2014 World Cup closing ceremony at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro
Brazil's soccer legend Pele (rear) hugs former England soccer captain David Beckham during the 2014 World Cup closing ceremony at the Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro July 13, 2014. REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker (BRAZIL - Tags: WORLD CUP SPORT SOCCER SOCIETY ENTERTAINMENT)
Former English soccer player David Beckham takes pictures as he arrives to attend the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Former English soccer player David Beckham takes pictures as he arrives to attend the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014
Former English soccer player David Beckham takes pictures as he arrives to attend the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Former English soccer player David Beckham greets Brazilian soccer legend Pele during the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)
Former English soccer player David Beckham greets Brazilian soccer legend Pele during the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014
Former English soccer player David Beckham greets Brazilian soccer legend Pele during the World Cup final soccer match between Germany and Argentina at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, July 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

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