Steven Gerrard, David Beckham inducted into Premier League hall of fame
Written by Boom Radio on May 20, 2021
Two former England captains, Steven Gerrard and David Beckham are the latest players to be inducted into the premier league hall of fame.
David Beckham started his premier league career at Manchester United and in 265 appearances, scored 62 goals and 80 assists in his time at the club and won 6 premier league titles.
The 2nd inductee, Steven Gerrard spent 17 years in Liverpool before retiring. In that time, he was captain for 12 years, has 120 goals, 92 assists in 504 league appearances making him the 18th highest goal score in the premier league. He also won the premier league player of the month award six times.
The Premier League Hall of Fame recognises players who have demonstrated an exceptional record of on-pitch success and have made important contributions in the division since its creation in 1992. In order to be eligible for induction, players must have been retired by August 1, 2020.
Other players previously bestowed this honour are Alan Shearer, Thierry Henry, Eric Cantona, Roy Keane, Frank Lampard and Dennis Bergkamp.