You can’t put a square peg in a round hole, but a county commissioner is trying to persuade David Beckham to build his soccer stadium in a place he has firmly rejected.
The grass-filled lot just west of Marlins Park is already a popular spot for locals to play soccer.
Major League Soccer doesn’t like the idea of building David Beckham’s Miami soccer stadium next to Marlins Park.
It’s been 14 years in the making but Museum Park is now open to the public.
David Beckham and his group of investors still want to bring a MLS Soccer Club to Miami but are now facing some competition from across the country.
Professional soccer in Miami seemed a certain goal just a few months ago when one of the world’s top athletes, David Beckham, brought his hopes to the Magic City. But Beckham, not known for losing, is now reeling from two major losses.
Soccer superstar David Beckham has lost support in the City of Miami for his plans to build a Major League Soccer stadium in Miami.
Former soccer star and possibly Miami Major League Soccer owner David Beckham was back in South Florida.
Miami City Manager Daniel Alfonso has called for the city and David Beckham’s group to “take a breather” on talks to build a Major League Soccer stadium on a parcel of land next to the AmericanAirlines Arena because right now they are just too far apart on what should be paid as some sort of annual rent.
In a ballroom at the Intercontinental Hotel in downtown Miami Thursday, supporters of David Beckham’s plans for a Major League Soccer stadium in the city were singing their voices out.