MLS

Beckham on Neville appointment: "We hire those best suited for the job"

The Inter Miami co-owner spoke as former Man United team-mate Phil Neville was unveiled as the new head coach for the new franchise ahead of the 2021 season.

Phil Neville was officially unveiled as new Inter Miami head coach ahead of the 2021 MLS season and during the presentation both co-owner of the franchise David Beckham and Neville spoke to the media.

"We are running a serious soccer club here," said Beckham, who is one of four owners of the club. We hire people that we feel are best suited for the job."

Beckham added: "My loyalty to Phil has always been there, because as a player I relied on him to keep making those runs by the side of me - I never gave him the ball because I thought I was a better crosser.