David Beckham mobbed in China

David Beckham is visiting China as part of a week-long promotional tour. When he arrived at Shanghai Tongji University, he was mobbed by a crowd of 1,000-plus fans who had gathered to catch a glimpse of the now-retired soccer star.

SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 19: NE 19: David Beckham (C) rrives at Shanghai Shenxin F.C club on June 19, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
David Beckham
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 19: NE 19: David Beckham (C) rrives at Shanghai Shenxin F.C club on June 19, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: David Beckham fans gather as he visits Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
David Beckham
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: David Beckham fans gather as he visits Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) Fans cheer as David Beckham arrives at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)
David Beckham
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) Fans cheer as David Beckham arrives at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: David Beckham fans gather as he visits Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China.(Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
David Beckham
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: David Beckham fans gather as he visits Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China.(Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: A policeman on duty during David Beckham's visit at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
David Beckham
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: A policeman on duty during David Beckham's visit at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: An injured person is carried to an ambulance after a stampede during David Beckham's visit at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
David Beckham
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: An injured person is carried to an ambulance after a stampede during David Beckham's visit at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: A fan got injured in a stampede during David Beckham's visit at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
David Beckham
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: A fan got injured in a stampede during David Beckham's visit at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. (Photo by Lintao Zhang/Getty Images)
Fans eager to see soccer superstar David Beckham stormed a police cordon on Thursday in a stampede at a Shanghai university that injured seven people including five security personnel. (June 20)
Raw: Several Injured As Chinese Fans Mob Beckham
Fans eager to see soccer superstar David Beckham stormed a police cordon on Thursday in a stampede at a Shanghai university that injured seven people including five security personnel. (June 20)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) People gather around a man injured in a crush as David Beckham arrives at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. The stampede is reported to have left five people injured and hospitalised. (Photo by Getty Images)
David Beckham Visits China - Day 4
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) People gather around a man injured in a crush as David Beckham arrives at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. The stampede is reported to have left five people injured and hospitalised. (Photo by Getty Images)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) A young woman cries after being caught and hurt in a crush of people as David Beckham arrived at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. The stampede is reported to have left five people injured and hospitalised. (Photo by Getty Images)
David Beckham Visits China - Day 4
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) A young woman cries after being caught and hurt in a crush of people as David Beckham arrived at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. The stampede is reported to have left five people injured and hospitalised. (Photo by Getty Images)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) An injured police officer receives assistance after being caught in a crush of people as David Beckham arrived at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. The stampede is reported to have left five people injured and hospitalised. (Photo by Getty Images)
David Beckham Visits China - Day 4
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) An injured police officer receives assistance after being caught in a crush of people as David Beckham arrived at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. The stampede is reported to have left five people injured and hospitalised. (Photo by Getty Images)
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) Police officers fail to stop people from falling to the ground in a crush as they surge forward as David Beckham arrives at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. The stampede is reported to have left five people injured and hospitalised. (Photo by Getty Images)
David Beckham Visits China - Day 4
SHANGHAI, CHINA - JUNE 20: (CHINA OUT) Police officers fail to stop people from falling to the ground in a crush as they surge forward as David Beckham arrives at Tongji University on June 20, 2013 in Shanghai, China. The stampede is reported to have left five people injured and hospitalised. (Photo by Getty Images)

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