David Beckham takes on a new role in China

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Arriving in Beijing in casual airport chic mode, David Beckham looked happy to be back in China to start his latest role as the Image Ambassador the Chinese Football Association Super League.

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David will be the country’s first global ambassador and will stay for one week to attend games and training sessions as well as taking part in charitable events in order to promote the image of Chinese football on the global stage.

Since announcing his retirement from football earlier this year there's been huge speculation as to what David might choose to do next. After this latest announcement it seems that he is keen to keep his connections with football, and really help raise the image of the sport.

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Victoria is said to be joining him at the end of the week where they will attend a charity event together.