The former Manchester United, Real Madrid and LA Galaxy player will hang up his boots once his contract expires at Paris St Germain.
Praise has come in for Beckham from across the world of football and beyond for the most marketable sportsman of his generation.
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Since Guus Hiddink arrived at the helm, Chelsea have improved considerably after a tricky start to the campaign.
Newcastle United are staring down the barrel of relegation to the Championship for the second time in the past eight years.