David Beckham and Zlatan Ibrahimovic agree World Cup wager

Brenda Watkins
July 10, 2018

Having entered into a freaky wager with the Sweden ahead of a World Cup quarter-final, the Three Lions legend is ready to collect his winnings David Beckham is ready to collect the winnings of a weird England versus Sweden bet with Zlatan Ibrahimovic, with the LA Galaxy star heading to Wembley for fish and chips.

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Gareth Southgate has said he will have to adopt "a racehorse trainer's eye" before England's World Cup quarter-final against Sweden to make sure none of his players mislead him about their fitness.

An England soccer fan sits with a St George's Cross England flag atop of a London Underground subway sign in the London Bridge area of London after England won their quarterfinal match against Sweden, at the 2018 soccer World Cup, Saturday, July 7, 2018.

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"Until five or six years ago I was bit vain, and in a way glad that in 1998 we set the bar so high that it was hard to even contemplate, let alone jump over it".

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"It's felt like a good holiday we've been on - and we're enjoying every moment of it", said the Manchester United left wing-back. It's fantastic because I was one of those kids growing up who wanted to play for England.

"We can't wait to get going now against Croatia", he added. That's the only word I can describe it because we're all a family.

"Making the hotel feel like you're at home, pictures of families in the rooms, things to do in the hotel", he said.

In 1998, Croatia, which had emerged from a bitter independence war only three years earlier, made its debut at a World Cup finals. We have completed it.

"As a player and as a professional I know that I have a job, on and off the pitch, to inspire people and inspire kids watching this tournament".

"Just to be a part of it, we're absolutely buzzing".

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