Manchester United legend David Beckham has created a staggering £1 BILLION in marketing revenue over his career. Beckham is set to make his debut for Paris Saint-Germain next weekend.

He has enjoyed a long-term relationship with adidas worth millions and officials at the German kit supplier estimate a staggering 10 million replica Beckham shirts have been sold during his 20-year playing career, worth £950m at today's prices, says the Mail on Sunday.

About five million of his shirts were sold by Manchester United and Real Madrid.

Beckham also endorses the adidas Predator boot and has helped sell millions of pairs, taking his worth to kit suppliers over £1bn.