As the season winds down, we say goodbye to the canonised as well as the marginalised
Every move by David Beckham seems like a blockbuster these days.
His decision to retire, however, brings an end to at least his football moves on the pitch.
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It caps a week of historic departures, not in an earth-shaking sense, but no doubt marking the end of an era.
Who were given a rousing send-off, and who were booted out the door? Click on for the full story.