He says the lack of expectations can be a good thing for England.
LA Galaxy star Becks, speaking at a school in Athens before bringing the Olympic flame back last night, said: "It's a new team, young players.
"It's one of the first times we've gone into a big competition without huge expectation on our shoulders. That could be a good thing.
"We have great young players, new management. So who knows? It might be our year."