The soccer starand husband of Spice Girl Victoria Beckham
joined the Los Angeles Galaxy with a hurt ankle and then sustained a knee injury on the field. "It's just gone from one thing to another thing," he told the AP
. "Maybe it's time for me to say, 'I need the rest.'" At least he didn't have to rest alone: as he wrote on his blog
, "The upside of being stuck on the sidelines is that I've been able to spend some extra time with my family, which has been great."