Former English footballer, David Beckham, and fashion designer wife, Victoria Beckham, have marked 23 years of marriage today, Monday, 4th July, 2022.

David Beckham and wife, Victoria Beckham

In a throwback interview video posted on his Instagram page, Beckham gushed over his wife, and said; “I was into posh” when he was asked by the interviewer if he was into the spice girls before he met his wife.

The video caption read; “No but I was into Posh🖤.. 23 years ago today Posh became Mrs Beckham , but she will always be Posh ❤️ Happy Anniversary WOW 23 years & 4 beautiful kiddies ❤️❤️❤️❤️ I love you , we all love you ❤️ @victoriabeckham @brooklynpeltzbeckham @romeobeckham @cruzbeckham #HarperSeven”.

Mrs. Beckham also took to her social media page to express her love for her husband.

“They say he isn’t funny, they say I never smile, they said it wouldn’t last.Today we celebrate 23 years being married. David you are my everything, I love you so much!!!!”, she wrote.


In 1997, Beckham started dating Victoria Adams, after she attended a Manchester United match. Victoria was famously known as “Posh Spice” of the pop music group Spice Girls, one of the world’s top pop groups at the time. Their relationship instantly attracted a great deal of media attention, and the couple were dubbed “Posh and Becks” by the media. He proposed to her on 24th January 1998 in a restaurant in Cheshunt, England. Their first child was born fourteen months later.

On 4th July 1999, they married at Luttrellstown Castle in Ireland. Beckham’s teammate Gary Neville was the best man, and the couple’s four-month-old son, Brooklyn, was the ring bearer. Presently, David and Victoria have four kids together.

Story: Asma’u Sani

Media: davidbeckham/Instagram