David Beckham flashed a smirk as he arrived at London's Heathrow Airport today without the supportive foot brace he's been wearing since tearing his Achilles tendon. His rehabilitation program allowed David to take time off from soccer to relax in LA with his family and cheer on the Lakers in the NBA playoffs. He still has slim hopes to play with England in next month's World Cup and at the very least he'll be offering his support for his team, which means he turned down offers to serve as a commentator during the series. First, though, David's off to Zurich, where he'll officially enter his home country's bid to host the 2018 games on Friday.
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