When their paths first crossed in November 1996, there was an immediate chemistry between Manchester United footie ace David Beckham and the pouting, mysterious Spice Girl known as Victoria Adams.
Both stars in their own right, together they captured public imagination and were propelled to the A-list almost overnight.
“My wife picked me out of a soccer sticker book. And I chose her off the telly … It felt straight away like we’d always been meant to be together,” wrote David in his autobiography.
Here, ! Online takes a look back at the couple’s love story – from their first meeting to their Hollywood lifestyle in America.
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