VICTORIA and David Beckham ferociously argue all the time and are on the
verge of splitting up, according to the couple's former nanny.
ABBIE GIBSON overheard a number of vicious rows between the couple while
she looked after their sons BROOKLYN and ROMEO.
She also claims she acted as the confidante for the ex-SPICE GIRL, who
pleaded with her REAL MADRID soccer star spouse to remain with her until the
birth of their third child CRUZ after they screamed at each other during a
And David was so enraged during the fight, he threatened to walk out on
their marriage, according to Gibson.
She tells British newspaper NEWS OF THE WORLD, "I know the truth more than
anybody because I have lived under their roof for two years. Unfortunately I
was the third person at the heart of their marriage.
"They had rows all the time. But a week before Christmas Day at their home
in Madrid they hit a new level. I was in my bedroom and woke up to hear them
arguing at about 2am on the landing. I heard David call Victoria a f**king
"The next day after David had left for work and I had dropped Brooklyn at
school Victoria and I were in the lounge. I said, 'Are you all right?' She
started crying and said, 'I don't know what to do. He is on about splitting up.
I am walking on
egg shells. I have to make sure I don't trigger another argument. I have asked
him to stay with me until the baby is born. I think things are slipping away
The Beckhams' marriage was thrown into turmoil last year (04) after
allegations David had an affair with his former personal assistant Rebecca Loos
became front page news.