Lionel Messi Inter Miami Debut: argentina star footballer Lionel Messi On Friday (July 21), he did wonders in the debut match for America’s football club Inter Miami. A few seconds before the end of the match, Messi scored a spectacular free kick goal to give Inter Miami a thrilling 2–1 victory against Mexican club Cruz Azul in a League Cup match. Perhaps this was the reason why Inter Miami spent more than $100 million on Messi.
Messi scored a great goal
Messi made his debut match memorable with his new club by performing unforgettable. The score was equal to 1-1 till 90 minutes. A few seconds before the end of the match, Inter Miami got a free kick due to a foul. Messi hit an amazing shot with his left foot from outside the box, which went straight to the post. Due to which Inter Miami won 2-1 over Mexican club Cruz Azul in the Legends Cup match. After this goal of Messi, the whole stadium got excited. At the same time, seeing this goal, the team’s co-owner and former veteran footballer David Beckham became emotional. Its video is becoming increasingly viral on social media.
I knew I had to score: Messi
Record 7-time Ballon d’Or winner and World Cup champion Lionel Messi went to his family and hugged them as soon as he scored. After the match, Messi said that ‘I knew I had to score. This was the last time of the match. Because of this we did not have to go to the penalty. He said that this victory is important for us. This is a new tournament and this will give us the confidence to move forward.
Serena Williams arrived to watch the match
Many veterans including NBA champion LeBron James, tennis star Serena Williams had arrived to watch this match. Lionel Messi came on as a substitute in the second half. At that time the team of Inter Miami was ahead 1-0. Messi has won the FIFA World Cup title to Argentina as captain in the past. This is Messi’s first World Cup title. After the match, David Beckham said that ‘I was thinking that the free kick could end the match and it happened. It was a very exciting moment for our fans.
Let us tell you that Lionel Messi made his debut for Inter Miami exactly 16 years later on the same day when David Beckham played the first match for LA Galaxy in the Major Shocker League. Messi played for the Spanish club Barcelona for a long time. Later he came to PSG.