Beckham cherishes Olympics memories

David Beckham has praised how smoothly the London Olympics went this Summer, and has said he was proud of how the nation worked together to form such a memorable fortnight.

Beckham was an ambassador for the Olympics, which was described my many as “one of the most remarkable and sensational Olympics” to remember.

The former United legend said: “Obviously being and Englishman I am very proud of what we did as a country for the Olympics,”

He continued: “Eight years ago, when I was part of the bid, I said at the time that we would put an amazing show on and make everybody proud and I think we did that.

“Our team did incredibly well coming third in the medals table and the performances we had made us a proud nation.”