David Beckham celebrates 40th birthday with star-studded bash in Marrakech

A host of stars jetted over to Morocco for the weekend to celebrate with the Beckhams

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David Beckham celebrates 40th birthday with star-studded bash in Marrakech

David Beckham has celebrated turning 40 with a star-studded bash in Marrakech, Morocco.

He hired out the amazing Amanjena resort, where guests enjoyed a traditional Moroccan banquet, and the Victoria and David stayed in a £2,500 a night two-bed villa complete with butler and staff.

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He also marked the occasion by joining Instagram, and has already shared a host of pictures of the luxury bash.

Thanks to my beautiful wife for such an amazing day x

A photo posted by David Beckham (@davidbeckham) on


The former Manchester United and Real Madrid player had more than 700,000 followers only hours after joining the social media site.

Victoria has also posted pictures of the celebrations, sharing an image of the pair with their arms wrapped around each other stood by an aeroplane. Her tweet said: "So excited to be celebrating David's birthday x #DB40"

So excited to be celebrating David's birthday x #DB40 x vb 🎂🎉🎁❤️✈️ x vb

A photo posted by Victoria Beckham (@victoriabeckham) on



Special evening with family and friends x #DB40 x 🙏 @davidbeckham

A photo posted by Victoria Beckham (@victoriabeckham) on



Among the friends that joined Beckham for the big day is Dave Gardner, a football agent who met him when they were teammates in the Manchester United youth set-up, and Mr Gardner's girlfriend, US actress Liv Tyler.

Victoria's fellow Spice Girls, Geri Halliwell, Mel C, and Emma Bunton, as well as her good friend Eva Longoria were also in Marrakech.

Eva shared a picture of the group and joked: "I'm the new Spice Girl! #LatinaSpice @victoriabeckham @emmabunton @MelanieCmusic @gerihalliwell."

I'm the new Spice Girl! #LatinaSpice @victoriabeckham @emmabunton @MelanieCmusic @gerihalliwell

A photo posted by Eva Longoria (@evalongoria) on



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