Ryan Giggs walks out for the warm up prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Manchester United at Stadium of Light on August 24, 2014 in Sunderland, England.
Louis Van Gaal during his home debut during the Pre Season Friendly match between Manchester United and Valencia at Old Trafford on August 12, 2014 in Manchester, England.
Former Manchester United youth coach Eric Harrison, left, lines up with Gary Neville, second left, and other members of the Class of 92 squad during the match between Salford City and the Class of ‘92 XI at AJ Bell Stadium on August 7, 2014 in Salford, England
Assistant Manager Ryan Giggs in action during an open training session as part of their pre-season tour of the United States at Sunlife Stadium on August 3, 2014 in Miami, Florida.
Becks says hello
Louis van Gaal and his Manchester United players had a special visit from a familiar face in Los Angeles on Tuesday.
Reds legend David Beckham, who is on holiday in his adopted home, popped to the team hotel to see the United manager and some of this former team-mates, including assistant boss Ryan Giggs.
Beckham will have a vested interest in United’s Tour 2014 match when van Gaal’s men take on one of his other former teams, LA Galaxy.
The two teams will meet at the Rose Bowl on Wednesday night when the Reds kick off their tour campaign. Further matches will follow against AS Roma, Inter Milan and Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup.
Manchester United squad enjoy a walk at the start of their pre-season tour of the United States at LAX Airport on July 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.