Former Manchester United star latest to congratulate JDT on title win

David Beckham 2002 World Cup
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David Beckham became the latest high profile star to congratulate Johor Darul Ta'zim

Johor Darul Ta'zim (JDT) may have just got themselves a new fan and it's none other than the world famous David Beckham.

The former Manchester United and Real Madrid star met with the owner of JDT, HRH Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim on Thursday and proceeded to post up a congratulatory message on his Instagram.

Beckham, who was also previously a captain of the England national team, was presented with a JDT shirt with his favourite number '7' on the back by the Crown Prince of Johor.

Part of the famous Manchester United that won a glut of trophies in the 90's, Beckham is currently in Malaysia on promotional activities for an insurance company.

JDT completed an unprecedented fourth consecutive Super League title in 2017, having won the top tier of Malaysian football since 2014. The team was presented with the league trophy in a glittering event post their win over Kelantan on Wednesday night.