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Top 10: Celebrity Franchise Owners (1)

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David Beckham announced yesterday that he aims to take the option to start an MLS franchise and that it will be based in Miami.

It’s been well known that this option was in his contract and it was just a matter of time until we found out exactly where it would be.

Of course shirt manufacturers are rubbing their hands with glee at the potential profit this new franchise will bring.

But David Beckham isn’t the only celebrity to bring money and kudos to owning professional sports teams.

Let’s have a look at the glitz and glamour that graces the current franchise boardrooms…

David Beckham
Memphis Grizzlies
Charlotte Bobcats
Sacramento Kings
Philadelphia 76ers
Seattle Sounders FC
Houston Dynamo

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