David Beckham's Club, Inter Miami Signs First Star Player In Blaise Matuidi On Free Transfer


Inter Miami CF, owned by former Manchester United and England legend, David Beckham, has confirmed the free signing of it's first major player, Blaise Matuidi, after he was released by Italian giants Juventus.


Matuidi made 133 appearances for the Italian Serie A Champions, also winning the Coppa Italia and Supercoppa Italiana as well as lifting the World Cup with France in 2018. 


Matuidi, 33, will play for Inter Miami CF on August 22, and will wear the No.8 shirt, the club has confirmed.


Beckham told the club website: "I couldn’t be happier to welcome my friend Blaise to Inter Miami. He is an exciting and gifted player and a great person.

"To have a World Cup winner of Blaise’s quality in our new team is such a proud moment - for us as owners and for our fans. For me personally, to have a former team-mate joining our club is very special and I can’t wait to welcome him and his beautiful family to South Florida.”


Paul McDonough, Inter Miami chief operating officer and sporting director, said: “Blaise is one of the most successful midfielders of his generation and we’re thrilled to have him at Inter Miami. His world-class quality and leadership will be key attributes for the club.”

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