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Who is to blame for the $1.88m Beckham match loss?


A sporting disaster involving football superstar David Beckham but which lost nearly $2 million was the wrong event at the wrong time and for the wrong price, a review has found.

The English star turned out with his American club, the LA Galaxy, at Auckland's Mount Smart Stadium at an exhibition match against the Oceania All Stars in December 2008, but the event was a flop and it cost host Auckland Regional Council $1.88m.

Who is to blame for the $1.88m Beckham match loss? Here is the latest selection of Your Views:

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