David Beckham can leave Real Madrid for £5 million in January

Ollie Irish

25th, October 2006

Becks_2 Former England skipper David Beckham will be allowed to leave Real Madrid for £5 million in January, according to The Sun. The 31-year-old will be moved on at a cut-price fee to stop him leaving for nothing when his contract expires at the end of the season.

The reports will put MLS teams on high alert, and expect Newcastle chairman Freddy Shepherd to be ready with a £20 million bid! [Via The Sun]

[Rob Parker]