On the left is British Soccer Football player legend David Beckham while on the right is actor Andy Harmer.
David Beckham is one of Britain’s most iconic, legendary athletes and decorated football players of all time. He is the most capped outfield player in the history of the English game. David Beckham born David Robert Joseph Beckham on 2 May 1975 in Leytonstone, London, England, UK. His career began when he signed a professional contract with Manchester United, making his first-team debut in 1992 aged 17. During his time there, Manchester United won the Premier League title six times, the FA Cup twice and the UEFA Champions League and the World Club Championship in 1999. He was runner up in the FIFA ‘World Player of the Year’ Awards in 1999 and 2003. He played for Manchester United, Preston North End, Real Madrid, Milan, LA Galaxy, Paris Saint-Germain, and the England national team for which he holds the appearance record for an outfield player. David Beckham was the first English player to win league titles in four countries, England, Spain, the United States and France. He announced his retirement at the end of the 2012–13 season and, on 18 May 2013, played the final game of his 20-year career. While playing with the LA Galaxy, David Beckham won 2 MLS Cup Championships in 2011 and 2012. He has most recently signed a five month deal with Paris Saint Germain at the end of January 2015. He has also been appointed global ambassador by the Chinese Football Association. David Beckham is married to Victoria and father to four children. His eldest son Brooklyn currently plays football for Arsenal U16. David Beckham has supported UNICEF since his days at Manchester United becoming a Goodwill Ambassador in 2005 with a special focus on UNICEF’s Sports for Development program. He is also on the Leadership Council for charity Malaria No More. He has also has been a passionate supporter of London 2012, playing a key part in securing the Olympic Games for his home city – He is an ambassador for London 2012. In July 2007 he had signed a five-year contract with Major League Soccer club LA Galaxy. While a Galaxy player, he spent two loan spells in Italy with Milan in 2009 and 2010. He was the first British footballer to play 100 UEFA Champions League games. He made his England debut on 1 September 1996 at the age of 21. He was captain for six years, earning 58 caps during his tenure. He made 115 career appearances in total, appearing at three FIFA World Cup tournaments, the 1998, 2002 and 2006 editions and two UEFA European Championship tournaments, the 2000 and 2004 editions. David Beckham renowned for his range of passing, crossing abililty and bending free-kicks, he has twice been runner-up for FIFA World Player of the Year and in 2004 he was named in the FIFA 100 list of the world’s greatest living players. He is consistently ranked among the sport’s highest earners, in 2013 David Beckham was listed as the highest paid player in the world, earning over $50 million in the previous 12 months. In February 2014, MLS announced David Beckham and a group of investors would own an expansion team in Miami, which would begin play in 2016 or 2017. David Beckham appeared in the sports documentary The Class of 92 (2013) as himself.
Andy Harmer was born 1979. He is a British actor and performer from Eastbourne, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. Andy Harmer also often called Andy Hammers or Andy Hammer is primarily known as a lookalike for international footballer and celebrity David Beckham. Andy Hammers has been working as a David Beckham lookalike since 1998. In this capacity, Andy Harmer has appeared in films such as Bend it like Beckham and Goal. He has also worked alongside David Beckham while shooting advertisements for Pepsi, Adidas, Vodafone, PlayStation, Beckham Instinct, and Castrol Oil. In 2005, Andy Harmer and his band The Copycats were the subject of a documentary produced by Sky One, which studied his life as a lookalike and the band’s tour of Japan. In 2007, Andy Hammers appeared on the BBC television program Dragons Den, pitching a business proposal for a celebrity lookalike business. Also in 2007, he appeared on the Sky One programme The Beckhams Go to Hollywood where he posed as David Beckham to test the public’s reaction ahead of the Beckham family’s move from Madrid to Los Angeles. In 2010, Andy Harmers appeared on the fourth series of Britain’s Got Talent as part of an act known as The Chippendoubles. Andy Harmer is a British actor also known for The Greatest Footie Ads Ever (2012), and Sven: The Coach, the Cash and His Lovers (2006). Jamie Gleeson an English footballer born 15 January 1985 who plays for Dorchester Town also works as a David Beckham impersonator who looks like Andy Harmer.