PICTURES: David Beckham meets with Louis van Gaal & Manchester United

It has been a busy week for Manchester United as they start their pre-season tour on the USA. Louis van Gaal has been whipping the traveling squad into place with some heavy fitness training sessions in the heat over in Los Angeles, preparing the team for four fixtures over in the US, before returning to Manchester to prepare for the Premier League.

Today, during some downtime before open training at the Rose Bowl Stadium, old friend and footballing legend David Beckham popped in to see the new manager and squad at their hotel, see the following pictures courtesy of Getty from today.