Midfielder Blaise Matuidi, a 2018 World Cup champion for France, signed with Inter Miami and shall be reunited with crew co-owner David Beckham.
Matuidi and Beckham have been teammates with Paris Saint-Germain in 2013.
“I couldn’t be happier to welcome my friend Blaise to Inter Miami. He is an exciting and gifted player and a great person,” Beckham stated in an announcement Thursday. “To have a World Cup winner of Blaise’s high quality in our new crew is such a proud second, for us as homeowners and for our followers.”
Matuidi led Italian energy Juventus to the 2019-20 Serie A title. He’s a four-time Ligue 1 winner and three-time Serie A winner, and was the 2015 French participant of the yr.
He’ll occupy a world roster slot, and Miami hopes to have him by the primary week of September.