Sir Becks Is Certain – Bookies Believe He Will BE Lording It Up Soon!
The odds of David Beckham being knighted by the end of 2013 have been dramatically slashed after a serious gamble and William Hill have slashed the price from 5/2 to 5/4.
With a Knighthood all but certain for "Sir" Becks, it is 16/1 that he is given a peerage before the end of 2015.
"Lord Becks of Leytonstone has quite a ring to it and should he be made a Sir soon, then given the good work that he has done for charity and sport in the UK, it is not completely out of the question that he will be admitted to the highest echelons of UK politics," said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.
David Beckham to be knighted by the end of 2013: 4/7 no; 5/4 yes
David Beckham to be given a peerage by the end of 2015: 16/1
David Beckham to become and an MP by the end of 2015: 100/1
David Beckham to do any of the following before the end of 2015:
3/1 Own his own MLS Franchise
4/1 Become a SKY pundit
8/1 Become a coach/manager of a professional football club
33/1 Star in a Kardashian/Osbournes style reality TV show
80/1 Appear on Strictly Come Dancing
100/1 Appear on I'm A Celeb