February 8, 2024
BANGKOK – This activity sought to inspire and ignite the passion of young football players. Teaming up with a grassroots football activity, transcending the realm of sports, becoming an unforgettable experience for aspiring players aged 6-10.
This immersive program was a unique blend of mentorship, motivational dialogue, and hands-on activities that will leave an indelible mark on Thailand’s emerging talents.
He also draws compelling lessons from his remarkable journey to the pinnacle of football success.
Highlighting the significance of teamwork, communication, and unity developed through football, Beckham elaborated on how these skills extended beyond the pitch into essential life attributes.
The legendary athlete also delved into the critical aspects of handling pressure, emphasizing the importance of goal-setting and encouraging a mindset of continuous improvement.
David Beckham talked about his journey as a football player, stating “From my early days when I worked tirelessly, playing football was my true passion. Enjoy every moment but remember to practice every day in school and beyond. Challenges will come but facing them with hard work is key.
I was told I was too small and weak, but I worked hard and played for England 115 times. Don’t let anyone undermine your dreams; we all face doubts. Embrace challenges, work hard, and, above all, savour the joy of the game that’s what fueled my 25-year career.”
Adding to the richness of this event, young players had a unique opportunity to sharpen their skills through a dedicated session led by a former Thai national football player. This skill enhancement segment and Beckham’s insights create a holistic and immersive learning experience for budding talents.