Found June 29, 2012 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: David Beckham
They don't call Stuart Pearce "Psycho" for nothing. The manager of Great Britain's Olympic soccer team broke ranks and set out on his own. Pearce's refusal to select David Beckham for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games in London stunned many, upset sponsors and put him at odds with his bosses. The decision was certainly a gamble. Whether it was done with the intention of crossing swords with England's Football Association (the FA) as some suggest, or put Britain in position to win Olympic gold (as he says) is unknown. But Pearce's five-year tenure as manager of England's U-21 national team...
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