Major League Soccer Club Inter Miami has officially announced the acquisition of Argentina superstar Lionel Messi on a free transfer. The club introduced the Argentine legend through their official social media accounts. Miami’s announcement comes ahead of today’s presentation ceremony in Florida. The 36-year-old player came to America from French club Paris Saint-Germain. Messi has a contract with Inter Miami until the end of the 2025 season.
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— Inter Miami CF (@InterMiamiCF) July 15, 2023
Inter Miami owner Jorge Mas stated that the star has been brought to the club after three years of efforts. Messi’s salary will be 60 million dollars a year. It is reported that there are more contractual terms. It is reported that Messi will debut in the new club on Friday. The star will play his first match against Cruz Azul in the Leagues Cup. Lionel Messi said he is happy to join Inter Miami in America. “This is a golden opportunity to prepare a better football plan. “I am eager to help fulfill the club’s new dreams in my new home,” added Messi. Former England star David Beckham is the co-owner of Inter Miami.