David Beckham’s Inter Maimi Signs Blaise Matuidi
Midfielder Blaise Matuidi has completed his move to the Major League Soccer side Inter Miami, he will be the first high-profile signing is this year for the club. The French international who was with Italian champions Juventus won two Italian Serie A titles with the club before moving the Major League Soccer side in the United States of America.
The 33-year-old former Paris Saint-German player was among the France team that won the 2018 World Cup. Blaise Matuidi played with Inter Miami co-owner David Beckham at Paris St-Germain before joining Juve in 2017.
According to Blaise Matuidi, he said: “I hope we will win a lot of trophies together,” said Matuidi. “It’s a big challenge for me.” “I couldn’t be happier to welcome my friend Blaise to Inter Miami,” said Beckham, former England and Manchester United midfielder.”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.”
Inter Miami have lost all five matches so far in their debut MLS season, which is set to resume on 22 August. Matuidi, who will wear the number eight shirt, has been a league title winner in seven of the past eight seasons four times in France with PSG and three times in Italy with Juventus.