Pearce hints LA Galaxy's Beckham needs England move to make GB squad

Great Britain Olympics coach Stuart Pearce admits he needs to see LA Galaxy midfielder David Beckham in action to make a decision over his selection.

England Under 21 manager Pearce - who has been unveiled as the boss of the mens side for London 2012 - insists Manchester United and Real Madrid icon Beckham must prove why he is worth a place in the line-up. .

He warned he will only select players "on form and fitness".

Pressed for an opinion on Beckham, Pearce added: "I've no idea. I've not seem him play recently - he's a bit old for the Under 21s."

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