The Role of Sporty Spice Will Be Played by David

5/3/2007 12:51 PM PDT
Blonde bombshell David Beckham managed to pull off a nearly impossible feat -- reuniting four out of five Spice Girls at his 32nd birthday party on Wednesday.

With Posh, Baby, Ginger and even new single mom Scary Spice in attendance at Cipriani's in London, soccer stud David had to sub for the lone no-show -- Sporty Mel C.

While there's no official word on why Sporty missed out on the fun, she must have been busy doing, er, working with, um, er ... Sporty wasn't there.