Football News Transfer Rumours: David Beckham wants Lionel Messi for his new MLS side Inter Miami

first_imgNew Delhi: Former England superstar David Beckham has targeted Barcelona ace Lionel Messi as a player for the debut of his MLS club Inter Miami in 2020, as per reports. The Argentine forward is under contract his boyhood club Barcelona until June 2021 and will be 33 at the time Beckham’s Inter Miami makes its MLS debut.The 31-year-old has been a part of Barca since his childhood and will unlikely switch to another European club and his sour relationship with the Argentine supporters could affect a return to his homeland after he decides to call it quits for the Spanish giants.ALSO READ: Tamim Iqbal batting with fractured wrist won hearts | Check reactionsHowever, Miami consists of a massive Hispanic population, which could work out as an alternative for Messi.David Beckham’s popularity and contacts within the game might hand him the advantage to secure this reported deal, which could shock the whole footballing fraternity.Messi was crucial for Barcelona’s success in lifting the La Liga trophy last season and has already started the 2018/19 season in top gear scoring four goals in as many appearances.ALSO READ: Asia Cup 2018: Pakistan vs Hong Kong Preview The five-time Ballon d’Or winner signed a new contract following a reported interest from English club Manchester City.Meanwhile, Messi-led Argentina squad crashed out from the round of 16 of the FIFA World Cup 2018 as the Barca stalwart netted only once.In the recent years, MLS has seen the likes of Kaka, Zlatan, Andrea Pirlo, David Beckham, Frank Lampard, Steven Gerrard and David Beckham himself switching to MLS. However, Messi will arguably the greatest and biggest signing in the history of MLS since Pele signed for New York Cosmos in 1975.But Messi would be a far bigger draw than them and possibly even Beckham and maybe the biggest since Pele joined the New York Cosmos in 1975. For all the Latest Sports News News, Football News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.last_img read more

TOP DONEGAL RESTAURANT EVACUATED AFTER FIRE ALERT

first_imgONE of Donegal’s top restaurants had to be evacuated last night after a fire alert.No-one was injured when a grill vent at the Firebox Grill went up in smoke.Staff and patrons at the restaurant – part of the award-winning Railway Tavern in Fahan – were forced to leave the premises. “Apologies to all our customers who we evacuted earlier due to a fire in our grill vent,” said a spokesman.“The restaurant reopens for normal business on Friday at 5pm.”One customer told donegaldaily.com: “The last thing you expect at a restaurant called the firebox grill is for there to actually be a fire in the grill.“The staff were brilliant and thankfully the fire was put out very quickly.” Damage was limited and patrons were able to return to the bar area of the popular premises before closing time last night. TOP DONEGAL RESTAURANT EVACUATED AFTER FIRE ALERT was last modified: April 13th, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:TOP DONEGAL RESTAURANT EVACUATED AFTER FIRE ALERTlast_img read more