Lionel Messi helped Inter Miami beat defending MLS Champion Los Angeles FC 3-1 at BMO Stadium. Lionel Messi came from the bench to anoint the match with his magical feet, bagging two assists in the game. Facunda Farias, Leonardo Campana, and Messi’s former teammate Jordi Alba were the goal scorers of the night, canceling out Ryan Hollingshead’s goal for the hosts.
Inter Miami is now nine points away from the playoffs with nine games in hand.
Since Lionel Messi’s first game for Inter Miami, they have won the league cup and have also been unbeaten in the last 11 games. Lionel Messi’s presence on the first team has been pivotal for the MLS team. Lionel Messi has scored 11 goals and five assists in just 11 appearances.
Messi’s presence in the MLS has attracted interest and an extra show of support from big and Popular Hollywood individuals, with the likes of DiCaprio, Tom Holland, Toby Maguire, and others also present. Musicians like Selena Gomez, Tyga, and Nas are also present in the 22,000-seat Stadium.
Lionel has now traveled to represent his team, serving the National team at the international level. Inter Milan will continue their campaign without their Star man.