David Gold believes it would be a "fantastic statement" if West Ham could sign David Beckham as the midfielder weighs up his future options.
Beckham has confirmed he is leaving Los Angeles Galaxy after next month's MLS Cup final and the 37-year-old has been attracting interest from clubs across the world.
West Ham have been linked with the former Manchester United star in the past and co-chairman Gold would be keen to offer Beckham a return to the Premier League .
"He was an ambassador for the London 2012 bid and it would be a fantastic statement if he came to us," said Gold.
"He's an East End boy and it would be a fitting end to his career. We've also been mindful of his value as an ambassador to help us secure the Olympic Stadium."
Melbourne Heart are one of several Australian clubs to show an interest in Beckham, while Paris Saint-Germain are also considering a move for the ex-England captain.
However, Beckham says he has yet to make a decision on his future and simply fel...