But pal Beckham has spoken out on behalf of the smitten pair after witnessing their affection first-hand alongside her soccer ace husband DAVID.
She says, "It's for real alright. Tom and Katie were all over each other when we were at his house. They were massively in love by the looks of things.
"We both thought Katie was a lovely sweet girl. It's definitely not a publicity stunt."07/06/2005 13:42