19 January 2012 Last updated at 11:19

LA Galaxy lifestyle was key for Beckham, says Alexi Lalas

David Beckham has re-signed for LA Galaxy for another two seasons, turning down a move back to Europe with Paris Saint-Germain.

On the club's website, Beckham says he and his family are incredibly happy and settled in the United States.

The man credited with bringing Beckham to the US, former general manager of LA Galaxy, Alexi Lalas told Radio 5 live's Tony Livesey that Beckham's lifestyle in the US may have taken priority.

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