David Beckham wishes Zinedine Zidane Happy Birthday via Instagram

Zinedine Zidane turned 43 years old today. Zizou is often considered, and rightly so, one of the greatest players to ever grace the pitch. In his career as a player, he won nearly every soccer accolade imaginable, and his passion for the game not only won him the admiration of soccer fans worldwide, but also won him the respect and friendship of his teammates; David Beckham being one of them.

Beckham posted an elegant Instagram message to his friend, and soccer phenom, who was the epitome of elegance on the field: