La Opinión Bends it with Beckham

La Opinión has been selected as the only Spanish-language print publication nation-wide to conduct an all-access interview for print and online with soccer super-star, David Beckham.

Content, photos and video will be available on beginning Friday, July 20, 2007, as well as all ImpreMedia newspapers and websites throughout the country.

David Beckham, soccer star and international media icon signed a five-year deal with the LA Galaxy that includes incentives reaching as high as $250 million over the life of the contract. Beckham is scheduled to make his debut with his new club July 21 against Chelsea of the English Premier League.

Pedro Rojas, La Opinión’s executive editor, says that the selection of his paper for the exclusive interview firms up its place as the preeminent destination for soccer news in the U.S.