Serena Williams, LeBron James, Kim Kardashian. The list of celebrities elbowing their way into any seat with a view of Lionel Messi in an Inter Miami shirt goes on and on.
Six games into his career at South Beach, Messi is yet to disappoint his expectant fans. Diego Maradona’s World Cup-winning teammate Jorge Valdano once said: “Maradona was Maradona sometimes, Messi is Maradona every day.”
Inter Miami’s new number ten has lived up to that lofty billing thus far – albeit against far inferior foes than he is accustomed to facing.
Messi’s tournament-high nine goals have hauled Miami into the…