David Beckham has signed a £180 million (roughly $232million) deal with Qatar Foundation to sponsor his new Major league Soccer team, Inter Miami CF. The sponsorship deal includes the Qatar Foundation logo featured as the jersey’s main sponsor, as well as being represented and visible at the Inter Miami CF Stadium in Miami.
The new team, Inter Miami, makes its MLS debut on 01 March 2020 in Los Angeles against LAFC. Two weeks later, they will make their home debut on 14 March 2020 against the LA Galaxy (Beckham’s former MLS club).
The Qatar Foundation, founded in 1995 by His Highness the Father Emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani and Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, is a non-profit organization made up of over 50 different entities to create opportunity and empower people throughout the world through education, science, and cultural development. Qatar Foundation previously sponsored well known Spanish club Barcelona for two seasons.
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