Photos: David Beckham drops in ahead of Man United training

Photos: David Beckham pays a visit to Manchester United's team hotel in Los Angeles ahead of training session

David Beckham was a special guest as Louis van Gaal’s Manchester United players took part in an open training session at the Rose Bowl on Tuesday night.

Beckham, who is on holiday in the US, dropped by at United’s team hotel to see the new Red Devils boss and some of this former team-mates.

United were then put through their paces in front of thousands of fans as they concluded their final preparations ahead of Wednesday’s pre-season game against LA Galaxy on Wednesday night.

Van Gaal told the media of his delight with how his new players are responding to his coaching methods.

“They are anxious to follow the instructions of my assistants,” said Van Gaal. “The focus I have seen in the training sessions is top-level, but we have to see if the performance is top-level. But I am very happy with the labour of my players in the days I have been with them.”

Here are some of the best pictures from Tuesday’s action.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer delivers update on Amad Diallo for Man United fans
Thomas Tuchel
Michael Essien makes Champions League prediction about Chelsea FC
Paul Merson
Paul Merson sends message to Arsenal fans about Granit Xhaka
Michael Owen
Michael Owen reveals his prediction for Crystal Palace v Chelsea FC
Paul Scholes
Paul Scholes sends message to Man United fans about Erling Haaland
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer delivers update on Amad Diallo for Man United fans
Thomas Tuchel
Michael Essien makes Champions League prediction about Chelsea FC
Paul Merson
Paul Merson sends message to Arsenal fans about Granit Xhaka
Michael Owen
Michael Owen reveals his prediction for Crystal Palace v Chelsea FC
Paul Scholes
Paul Scholes sends message to Man United fans about Erling Haaland
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