'Always loved' - David Beckham makes surprise Newcastle United admission
David Beckham has admitted he's always 'loved' Newcastle United.
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Appearing on the ClassicFootballShirts channel, the ex-England star claimed he has always loved the Toon.
The Red Devils won 2-0 and it would be another 23 years before Newcastle reached another Wembley final.
But Beckham had a lot to say about the Magpies, and not just about our shirts.
"Newcastle always had good shirts to be honest," said the 48-year-old. "I've always loved Newcastle as a club, I love the fans, I love the way they are. We played up in Newcastle for England once and they were amazing."
Now fans have been left to wonder if Newcastle stood a chance at signing the England footballing legend.