Your Views

Have your say on the issues of the day

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:

Get the news delivered straight to your inbox

Receive the day’s news, sport and entertainment in our daily email newsletter


Have your say

1200 characters left

By and large our readers' comments are respectful and courteous. We're sure you'll fit in well.
View commenting guidelines.

Sort by
  • Oldest

© Copyright 2015, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf05 at 08 Oct 2015 02:25:53 Processing Time: 525ms