David Beckham, has defended kissing his five-year-old daughter on the lips.
The former Manchester United star was criticised by some fans after posting a photo with him and five-year-old daughter Harper on Instagram.
Beckham defended his actions as simply an affectionate gesture from a father.
“We want to show our kids love.” he said, during a Facebook Live interview.
“I got criticised for kissing my daughter on the lips the other day,” he said.
“I kiss all my kids on the lips.
“Brooklyn, maybe not. Brooklyn’s 18, he might find that a little bit strange.
“But I’m very affectionate with the kids. It’s how I was brought up and Victoria, and it’s how we are with our children.
“We want to show our kids love and we protect them, look after them, and support them, and you know, we’re very affectionate with them.”
David Beckham’s wife Victoria was also criticised for posting a picture of herself kissing their daughter on the lips last year.