‘At Milan, I waited for everyone to leave the dressing room and find out what aftershave David Beckham was wearing – I still use the same one today’: Brazilian star highlights his admiration for Becks

David Beckham and fellow team mates of Milan Team celebrate during the Serie A match between AC Siena and AC Milan at the Artemio Franchi Stadio on MARCH 15, 2009 in Siena, Italy. (Photo by New Press/Getty Images)
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AC Milan had a team full of superstars when David Beckham twice joined them on loan from LA Galaxy, in 2009 and 2010 - but Brazilian forward Alexandre Pato reveals he was particularly enamoured with the Englishman.

"I’ve always admired David, not just for what he achieved on the pitch but for everything he transmitted off it," Pato exclusively tells FourFourTwo. "He used to leave all of his toiletries in the dressing room – creams, colognes, stuff like that. 

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Ryan Dabbs
Staff writer

Ryan is a staff writer for FourFourTwo, joining the team full-time in October 2022. He first joined Future in December 2020, working across FourFourTwo, Golf Monthly, Rugby World and Advnture's websites, before eventually earning himself a position with FourFourTwo permanently. After graduating from Cardiff University with a degree in Journalism and Communications, Ryan earned a NCTJ qualification to further develop as a writer while a Trainee News Writer at Future. 

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