David Beckham is launching an underwear range with H&M

David Beckham is launching an underwear range with H&M

H&M has announced that a range of men's underwear designed by footballer David Beckham will go on sale on 2 February.

The company said today (4 January) that the range will comprise nine underwear styles for men, which will form the basis of the "long term unique partnership between David Beckham and H&M". H&M said the the range's focus is on fit, function, comfort and design, avoiding overt branding to present a range of new classics, comprising of briefs, boxers, vests, T-shirts, pyjamas and long johns. 

"The David Beckham Bodywear collection for H&M is full of pieces that men will love. It's an amazing debut collection, with so much attention paid to the function and quality of the garments. David Beckham is one of the most respected men in the world today, and I can't wait to see how the range will grow and evolve in the seasons ahead." said H&M head of design Ann-Sofie Johansson.