The 34-year old star returned from a five-month loan deal in Italy with AC Milan and is expected to be on the pitch against New York tomorrow.
"He caught me flat-footed on a pass," Eskandarian said.
"He's obviously a quality passer and he sees plays ahead. He looked great."
Fellow midfielder Chris Klein was also pleased to have Beckham back in a Galaxy jersey.
"He fits right in," Klein said. "He's a world-class player we're adding to this team, and at this point of the season it's very good."