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Piers Morgan and One Direction engaged in a Twitter fight after they differed in opinions over David Beckham. The debate began when Morgan tweeted to his followers that David Beckham should retire from football.

[One Direction performing on Children in Need] Morgan said: "No serious top-flight team would sign Beckham for football reasons any more – he should retire gracefully." Harry Styles responded: "Beckham is my hero." Morgan quickly replied: "Is that because he always runs in One Direction?" Louis Tomlinson then joined in the row: "I Love David Beckham!" Morgan tweeted back: "Well sign him up for the group - bet he sings better than he plays now." He then added: "Can't believe I'm currently being sledged about Beckham by Two members (more) »

- By Charlotte Grant-West

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