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:

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Here's another look at the insanity (h/t Deadspin)