2012 Olympics

Scholes feels for Becks after snub

July 12, 2012
By ESPN staff
Paul Scholes has admitted to his surprise at David Beckham's omission from Great Britain's side for the 2012 Olympic Games.

• Pearce: No pressure to pick Becks

Beckham, 37, was not, as expected, chosen as one of coach Stuart Pearce's three over-age players in the squad, with Ryan Giggs, Craig Bellamy and Micah Richards instead called upon.

The LA Galaxy midfielder played a role in London's successful bid for the Games, and it had subsequently been anticipated ...

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