David Beckham Successfully Persuades Modric to Join Inter Miami, Partnering with Messi
According to Dubrovnik Times (Croatia), President of Inter Miami Club, former football player David Beckham, successfully convinced star midfielder Luka Modric. He agreed to join the team to play with Messi.
” David Beckham really wants Modric to play with Messi at Inter Miami. During a recent meeting in Croatia, the former player successfully convinced the 38-year-old veteran midfielder who plays for Real Madrid. However, Modric only to Inter Miami in early 2024 or in the summer when the contract with Real Madrid expires,” Dubrovnik Times said.
“Modric is feeling very disappointed with his position at Real Madrid. Because he currently only plays a reserve role, or plays the main game for about 1 half. Coach Ancelotti is gradually leaning towards using young players. like Camavinga, Jude Bellingham or Tchouameni in the Real Madrid midfield. Modric is considering the possibility that he could join Inter Miami earlier next year to play for the 2024 season, if the current situation at Real Madrid is still not improving,” Dubrovnik Times shared.
According to the American press, David Beckham wants to strengthen Inter Miami to maintain competition for championships in the 2024 season, including participating in the CONCACAF Champions Cup from the round of 16.
Inter Miami is currently too dependent on the trio of Messi, Jordi Alba and Busquets. These veteran stars have played too much recently, causing them to be overloaded and have to retire in the match against Orlando City on September 25 in the MLS tournament.
In the match against Orlando City, when Messi, Jordi Alba and Busquets were absent, Inter Miami could only find a draw with a score of 1-1. This is a result that cannot satisfy coach Tata Martino. Inter Miami currently falls to 14th place on the Eastern Region MLS 2023 rankings, with 32 points after 29 matches. While New York City FC rose to 9th place (with a play-off spot) with 37 points after 31 matches.
Inter Miami only has 5 matches left in the MLS tournament to keep their hopes of getting a play-off spot alive and they need to win all 5 remaining matches, including direct matches against New York City FC, Chicago Fire FC, FC Cincinnati and 2 matches. with Charlotte FC.
In the middle of this week, hopefully Messi, Jordi Alba and Busquets will return to help Inter Miami aim to win their second championship title of the season, when they play the US Open Cup final against Houston Dynamo. FC at home at 7:30 a.m. on September 28.