Beckham: My football skills put pressure on sons

20 September 2012 / 4 years 1 month ago

Source: Bang Showbiz NewsDavid Beckham worries that his soccer skills have cast a shadow over his children's lives.The footballer - who has three sons and a daughter with wife Victoria Beckham - admits that his sons are given high expectations when it comes to them playing the sport.He said: "There are expectations on the football side for the kids. It's hard for them obviously."There's a lot of pressure on them. They go for try-outs and people ­automatically think David Beckham's son is going to bend the ball in the top corner at the age of six."But he believes that Brooklyn, 13, Romeo, nine, and Cruz, seven, "don't really notice the pressure".He told Esquire magazine: "They're very confident kids. They take it in their stride."

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