David Beckham is one of the most followed sports personalities going around and on Monday he met the Noble Peace Prize winner Malala Yousufzai as Beckham posted a snap shot via Instagram.
Malala and Beckham were at the Global Citizen Festival held in New York where this photo was snapped.This was not the first time they had met because while presenting the Award of Pride of Britain two years ago the duo had already met.
The caption that went with the picture said it all
“I was fortunate again to meet the incredible and inspirational Malala. A true role model to so many people”
Malala and Beckham have both been involved in the mission to provide education to the less privileged children and women all around the globe and especially third world countries through UNICEF and other world renowned groups.
Malala speaking at the event in front of a full house of 60k audience stressed on the importance of education for women and children of all ages and no disparity between the male and the females.
After his illustrious career with England and leading football clubs such as Real Madrid and Manchester United and popularly known for his perfectly bended free kicks, Beckham is now also supporting his wife Victoria in spreading awareness about HIV/ADIS.