David Beckham is learning the language of French. The English footballer is doing this in order to be able to communicate with his new teammates, fans and press conferences press conferences.singing up with a five month contract with Paris Saint Germain.
He has seen fellow Englishman Joey Barton be ridiculed for his attempt at a French accent and he doesn’t want the same thing to happen to him.
A source told the Daily Star newspaper:
”Becks isn’t daft enough to make Joey’s mistake. He has gone to great lengths to make sure he has a decent command of French. He wants to talk to the players, fans and the media in French. He’s booked a tutor in France and has courses on his portable devices.”
Beckham will live in a Paris hotel along with wife Victoria and their four children will still stay in London. He has started the process in lessons to talk to teammates and fans and when he cannot have classes he has a language course on his iPhone and iPad.