Signed by Sir Alex Ferguson for the Red Devils back in 1991, Kanchelskis was one of the standout performers in the title winning years of 1992/93 and 1993/94.
Kanchelskis represented Russia in the European Championships in 1992 and 1996 but neither were successful tournaments for him and his country.
The Russian was in town as part of the collaboration with Skyhawk Apparels who sponsors the jerseys for PKNP FC.
The winger also took time to take pictures with a fans, who still remember his time at United fondly.
Meanwhile fans in Klang Valley will also get their chance to meet Kanchelskis before the match between Kuala Lumpur and Kelantan at KLFA Stadium tonight.