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Victoria Beckham and spiffy sons Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz were proud to support daddy David while he accepted a Lifetime Achievement Award at BBC's Sports Personality of the Year.

While on stage at the LG Arena in Birmingham, UK ... the emotional soccer star had wife Victoria in tears during his acceptance speech.

To his family, Beckham said:

    "Of course, I want to thank my wife and my children. Not only has she given me three amazing boys but the support she's given me and she is truly and inspiration for me every single day. So Victoria, Brooklyn, Romeo and Cruz - thank you."

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Our hearts are melting.