David Beckham Gets Doused in Gold Slime at Kids’ Choice Sports Awards

July 18, 2014 3:32 pm
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Who’s handsome, athletic, and gold all over? David Beckham, of course!

The soccer star was honored with the “Legend Award” at the first ever Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports Awards, hosted by Michael Strahan Thursday and seemingly got more than he bargained for after his acceptance.

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His sons Romeo, 11, and Cruz, 9, presented the award to their 39-year-old dad before they seemed genuinely surprised by the gold slime shooting out at them.

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“When I was young, my dream was to be a professional soccer player. If you have dreams and you believe in yourself, your dreams can come true. Thank you very much,” Beckham said in his acceptance speech before getting doused.

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Let’s take a closer look:

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Beckham known it’s all fun and games. What a good sport!

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Florida Georgia Line and Pharrell were also present at the awards and performed for the “half-time show.”

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But David wasn’t the only winner at the awards. Check out who took home their very own mohawk blimp below!

Best Male Athlete: Kevin Durant

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Best Female Athlete: Gabby Douglas

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Favorite Newcomer: Russell Wilson

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Favorite Catch: Dez Bryant

Best Save: Tim Howard

Clutch Player of the Year: Carmelo Anthony

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Sickest Moves: Alex Morgan Don’t Try This At Home: Shaun White

Smells Like Team Spirit: Seattle Seahawks Fans

Party Like a Sports Star: Victor Cruz

King of Swag: Dwyane Wade

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Queen of Swag: Gabby Douglas

Biggest Canon: Serena Williams

Favorite Comeback Athlete: Bethany Hamilton

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Did your favorites win? Let us know in the comments!


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