Earlier today, the World interviewed David Beckham on Yahoo.com. Five continents and ninteen different countries took part in an interactive live interview with Beckham for over an hour.
Re-watch the interview or read the transcript (as posted on Yahoo's Twitter account) below.
Q1 from Korea: Did you see the Korean games-and if so, who was the best player?
A1 from Beckham: I don't want to single out one player-the strength of the Korean team is their unity!
Q2 from Taiwan: You spent time with the troops in Afghanistan-how did that inspire you?
A2 from Beckham: I've always wanted to, but never was able to. So inspiring to eat & spend time with those doing so much for us.
Q3 from HK: Who's the best teammate--and what do you like about HK?
A3 from Beckham: Played w/ so many greats--favorite is probably Gary Neville. About HK--I love the people!
Q4 form India: What was the most difficult moment in your life & how did you overcome it?
A4 from Beckham: I'd say the red card sendoff-really impacted me & my family. Most recently it was my injury prior to World Cup. It was the support from family, friends & supporters that helped me through it all.
Q5 from Malaysia: Will you plan to return to football in a managerial role--and if so with which team?
A5 from Beckham: I was happy to talk to the players & help on the bench. I love coaching kids & will always be involved that way.
Q from Twitter: Will you be in next Olympics as a player?
A: Really hope to still be playing by then!
Q6 from Singapore: Describe your perfect last game as player-location, team and what happens
A6 from Beckham: In Brazil, playing for England in 2014, I set one up and score the winning goal in the last minute!
Q7 from Yahoo! Answers winner in Australia: As a high profile couple, how do you & Victoria juggle everything?
A7 from Beckham: Our kids are our #1 priority, so that is always our focus
Q8: What's it like hanging with Snoop?
A8 from Beckham: Snoop is a great guy and a huge football fan. We've had some great times & love his new album
Q9 from Indonesia: About your tattoos-what are your favorite, what's your inspiration & will you get more?
A9 from Beckham: Favorite are my boys' names on my back & wife's name on my arm--will get moret
Q10 from Indonesia: If not a football player, what sport would you want to be a professional in?
A10 from Beckham: I'd love to be a basketball player for the LA Lakers--been a huge fan since we moved to LA
Q11 from Philippines: What 3 things could you not live without?
A11 from Beckham: How about 4? Brooklyn, Victoria, Romeo & Cruz (my wife and kids)
Q12 Will you plan to stay in LA?
A12 from Beckham: It's important for the kids to be settled & we love LA-blue skies, great weather. We'll be there for a long time.
Q13 from Canada: If you did not play football, what would you do professionally?
A13 from Beckham: I love doing cartoons and building Legos. Given those interests, I think an architect makes a lot of sense.
Q14 from Mexico: How did you meet Victoria & make her fall in love with you?
A14 from Beckham: Simon Fuller brought her to a game when she was in the Spice Girls (Posh) & I knew soon after I wanted to marry her
Q15 from Argentina: You've been involved in lots of charities. How has that impacted your life?
A15 from Beckham: We've been fortunate to help a lot of kids in the UK & have been really involved with UNICEF too
Q16 from Brazil: Do you think football will get instant replay?
A16 from Beckham: I know there is a lot of debate & the officials will take it under consideration and make the best decision.
Q17 from Spain: Who was the best player on Spain's team?
A17 from Beckham: While Sergio Ramos & the whole team played the best football, I think Casillas deserved the player of the tournament
Q18 from Facebook: What was going through your mind that goal in the 93rd minute vs Greece in 2001?
A18 from Beckham: I still get emotional & excited thinking about that goal-it shows how much results mean to people.
Q19 from Germany: How would you describe yourself in one word & why?
A19: One word: Determined. Something I instill in my kids and use to guide me personally and professionally.
Q20 from Italy: How was it wearing the AC Milan jersey playing against Manchester United?
A20 from Beckham: Was an amazing opportunity and to receive the applause and support when I returned was great.
Q21 from Italy: Always one of the most stylish men--what is your inspiration?
A21 from Beckham: Always been into fashion, but my icon would be Steve McQueen--he could pull off jeans & white t-shirt.
Q21 from France: If you weren't Beckham, who would you be?
A21 from Beckham: Steve McQueen...or Zidane. Zidane is the best player in the world.
Q22 from UK: You've had an amazing career. Do you have any dreams you want to fulfill?
A22 from Beckham: I still feel that I have a career left and would love to win more and play for my country