David Beckham confirmed for Olympics opening ceremony

The footballer will take part in the opening night

David Beckham has confirmed that he will make an appearance at the games ceremony on Friday 27th.

The star however has not revealed what his role will be.

Many are currently speculating that Beckham might light the torch at the Olympic Stadium, but the footballer has not confirmed whether this is true.

'I'm excited to be part of such a huge occasion for our country' said the handsome dad of four in an interview with CNN 'It's exciting to have the Games in the east end of London and I'm very honoured to be part of that'.