Lionel Messi’s inevitable magic seals famous night for Inter Miami and MLS | Inter Miami

“As soon as I saw the free kick was given, I thought, ‘This is the way it’s meant to end,’” a teary-eyed Inter Miami co-owner David Beckham – who knows a thing or two about planting dead balls into top corners – said at full time.

It unfolded just as the owner foresaw, with the absurd inevitability of his new signing’s brilliance. In the 94th minute, the debutant Lionel Messi curled in a signature 25-yard strike to secure a 2-1 win over Cruz Azul in the Leagues Cup.

Beckham was highly emotional in the stands at DRV PNK stadium, and the 21,000 fans who’d joyously gathered…


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