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AnwserThe reason why David Beckham changed his number is because in his early years of soccer his favorite NBA player was Michael Jordan. Michael's number was 23. Thus David changed it. Also when he plays for Milan his number is 80. ( Ronandihno No. 80)

Beckham chose to wear number 23

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Q: Why did David Beckham change his shirt number to 23?
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