LA Galaxy midfielder David Beckham was blocked from appearing for Tottenham in yesterday's friendly against QPR.

The Sun says Beckham was hoping to start for Tottenham's reserves in a behind-closed-doors friendly against QPR.

But he was refused permission to play by his Galaxy bosses, who were worried about the star's security at the Spurs Lodge training ground in Essex.

So Becks, 35, was forced to watch from the sidelines as Tottenham won 9-2.

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