Lionel Messi’s debut goal for Inter Miami stuns everything because that’s the winning goal for the MLS team.
Inter Miami, who’s losing in their last matches, Messi has managed to grab one of the biggest wins for the team.
Even David Beckham was celebrating in tears; the fans were chanting Messi’s name as he gave the crowd a new song to sing.
Not only Beckham, his free-kick-winning goal even shocked tennis star Serena Williams as well.
The 20,000-capacity crowd included celebrities such as basketball’s LeBron James, tennis legend Serena Williams and US TV star Kim Kardashian.
Lionel Messi’s Winning Debut Goal For Inter Miami
In the 94th minute, Lionel Messi‘s iconic curled free kick on his debut showered emotional happiness among the Inter Miami fans.
On the most significant victory, Lionel Messi said, “We wanted to start like this by giving these people a victory,” said Messi.
“We knew that it was essential for us to start this championship in a winning fashion. Luckily we could do it in the end, and I am thrilled.”
At the DRV PNK Stadium in Fort Lauderdale, smoke bombs in the shade of Miami pink were detonated behind the goal as several supporters raced onto the pitch to celebrate Messi’s score before being escorted away by security.
It carried on the celebration that had begun on Sunday when Messi was formally introduced to his supporters in front of another packed house in South Florida.
When leaving Paris St. Germain when his contract there expired, the seven-time Ballon d’Or winner only trained with his teammates for the first time on Tuesday.
After leaving Barcelona, Messi spent two years with the French champions, scoring 32 goals in 75 games. Messi declined lucrative offers to go abroad in favor of the US.
David Beckham In Tears
Ex-England captain David Beckham, co-owner of Inter Miami, watched Messi’s debut from an executive box next to the dugout.
“To be honest, as soon as I saw the free-kick given, I thought this is how it’s meant to end,” said the 48-year-old.
“Especially when you’ve got players like Leo and Sergio on the pitch, that’s what they produce.
“It’s so exciting tonight for our fans. All of these people who come down here to see Leo step onto the pitch, let alone do what he’s done. It’s a dream come true for everyone in this stadium to see.
“It’s such a moment for this country, such a moment for this league.”
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