English former professional footballer, David Beckham has joined Disney+ for a grassroots football show.

The show which is a new factual series for Disney+ will require the sports star to mentor young grassroots footballers.

The former captain of England will return to the east London pitches where he played as a child.

On his football profile, Beckham played for clubs including Manchester United and Real Madrid.

The aim of renowned personality is to help a struggling side survive in their amateur league.

American diversified multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate says the team and their community will go on “an uplifting, transformative journey of a lifetime”.

Beckham has made comments concerning the development. He said: “It is fantastic to be making Save Our Squad and to shine a light on the kind of grassroots football that I experienced growing up and which gave me so much at the start of my life in the game,’’

“I was so fortunate to have a long and successful playing career and now to have the opportunity to give back to these communities as a mentor is incredible.

“Developing and nurturing young talent is so important in the game and it is great to be working with Disney+ on this project.’’