What country is Miami FC? Club Internacional de Fútbol Miami, known as Inter Miami CF or simply Inter Miami, is an American professional soccer club based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Established in 2018, the club began playing in the Eastern Conference of Major League Soccer during the 2020 season. Move over Jimmy Butler, South Florida has a new superstar in Lionel Messi. Now that it is officially official and one of soccer’s biggest stars is joining OUR Inter Miami team, we have prepared a few facts before anyone can ask “Por qué Miami?” So here are seven facts that you should know about Inter Miami We’ve Got Beckham Just in case you didn’t know, David Beckham is one of the owners of the team. Jorge and Jose Mas are also part of the ownership team. Yes, ‘Posh’ Spice’s husband is going to be paying Lionel Messi’s paycheck and it’s only fair given that when David Beckham joined the MLS in 2007, he had a special clause inserted in his contract that allowed him to purchase an expansion team when he retired for a cool $25 million. Forbes recently valued Inter Miami at $600 million, so overall, seems like a good deal.