In today's edition of things that really aren't worth going this crazy for: More than 1,000 people mobbed the soccer star during his visit to a Chinese university. Seven people were injured, according to the Associated Press, during the mob.
According to reports, the fans broke through a gate and a line of security guards. Beckham's appearance was eventually cancelled.
According to the AP, Beckham is in town for a week-long promotional tour for the country's Super League. On his account on the microblogging service Sino Weibo, he reportedly wrote that he wished for a speedy recovery for the victims.
Watch the insanity below:
Here's another look at the insanity (h/t Deadspin)