Sergio Busquets Joins Inter Miami CF
What this article is about:
- Background on Sergio Busquets
- Busquets’ Connection to Lionel Messi
- Potential for Other Signings
- Inter Miami FC’s Current Standing
Background on Sergio Busquets
Inter Miami CF has announced the signing of midfielder Sergio Busquets from Barcelona. Busquets is a Barcelona veteran, having played with them since 2008, amassing 481 La Liga games and 11 goals. This will be the first time in his miami-ex-teammate-of-lionel-messi-from-barcelona/” title=”Sergio Busquets Joins Inter Miami, Ex-Teammate of Lionel Messi From Barcelona”>senior career that he has played with a different club.
Busquets’ Connection to Lionel Messi
Busquets is a close friend of Messi’s and was a teammate of his for 13 years at Barcelona. His announcement of leaving Barcelona in May was soon followed by rumors of a potential move to Saudi Arabia, but mirrors the move of his former teammate in going to Miami.
Potential for Other Signings
Jordi Alba, another Barcelona teammate of Busquets and Messi, is also a potential target for Inter Miami, so the pipeline may not be dry just yet.
Inter Miami FC’s Current Standing
Inter Miami FC is currently 5-0-12 and in last place in MLS. There is no word yet on when Busquets will make his debut, but with Messi’s reported debut being July 21st, it is possible that the two may make their first appearance together at that time.