David Beckham could face a frosty reception from his mum this Christmas after he broke a promise to her by getting a tattoo on his chest.
The soccer star spent six hours getting the mystery ink done before flying to England to receive a Lifetime Achievement honour at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year awards.
He posted a photo of himself on Facebook getting the tattoo.
"I want to let you all in on something. Just had a new tattoo done by the legendary Mark Mahoney. Took six hours!" he wrote.
Becks had previously promised his mum he would keep his ink to his arms and off his torso. The new tattoo is above his heart, and we reckon it could be specially for his wife Victoria Beckham.
David gushed about her when he accepted the BBC award on the weekend, bringing her to tears as their three kids watched on.
"Not only has she given me three amazing boys but she's truly an inspiration for me every day. So Victoria, Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz, thank you," he said upon accepting the award.
Victoria was in tears, posting to her Twitter: "Words can't express how proud I am of David. A truly wonderful and very emotional evening. I'm so proud of my little men too!!!"
If the tatt is for Victoria, wonder if Becks will put a little bow around his body when he unveils it on Christmas?
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