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David Beckham Is Confused by Lego Disney Castle Instructions

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Building a Lego castle is a lot harder than juggling a soccer ball

Lesson of the day: Soccer legends can be thwarted by the simple Lego too.

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We are all David Beckham as he tries to make sense of the 490 pages of plans for a 4,080-piece castle he's building (presumably for his daughter Harper, who has very good reason to have castle-fever, and not for himself).

The soccer star posted an extremely adorable picture of himself with the Lego set spread out over two pool chairs (uh, David? Maybe not the best place to start the project). He looks deeply baffled — and we can't help but love him for his daddy confusion.

Page 1 of the Disney castle , 4000 pieces 490 pages of instructions I look confused but I'm so excited

A post shared by David Beckham (@davidbeckham) on

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Fans clearly loved the post, ribbing Beckham and praising him. One wrote, "My 9 year old is currently on packet 6 - how are you getting on?" Another gushed, "OMG, So sweet, your wife is one lucky woman. Your daughter will love this picture when she is all grown up."

We hope he lets us in on the finished project — whenever that may be. And we hope he wears protective footwear on his famous feet. Those Legos are no joke, especially in the middle of the night when you're shuffling to the bathroom. Be careful, David Beckham.

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Harper, you are one lucky little girl to have a dad who would take on a 4,080-piece castle for you (and even take you to a real one first).

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