Manchester United's gay initiation rites revealed by David Beckham (VIDEO)

David Beckham claims he was the victim of a bizarre hazing ritual on the youth team for Manchester United.

TMZ reports that Beckham describes the experience in a new documentary called "The Class of 92" about an iconic generation of soccer stars in England in the 90s.

The retired footballer has confessed to performing a sex act on himself while looking at calendar of Welsh footballer Clayton Blackmore as part of his initiation into Manchester United's youth team.

It happened in 1991 -- when Beckham was just 16 -- Beckham was fored to stare at a photo of a famous Welsh soccer player named Clayton Blackmore and masturbate in front of his teammates.

He said, "Everyone had an initiation that you had to go through on the youth team, that was one of the most uncomfortable ones."

He added, "I was embarrassed when I was saying it on camera let alone talking about it more. But it’s something that we all had to go through. It was definitely something I wouldn’t like to go through again!"

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