Soccer Club Is Born: Miami Beckham United Could Be New Name (Updated)
Miami’s high profile new MLS club may already have a name, exMiami has learned.
On Monday, Simon Fuller’s XIX Entertainment registered Miami Beckham United LLC as the name of a Florida company managed by Beckham Brands Limited. Also this week, the domain name MiamiBeckhamUnited.com was registered, and a lobbyist registered with Dade County under the Miami Beckham United name.
David Beckham is partnering with Fuller, Marcelo Claure and LeBron James on the team. Beckham rose to fame while playing for Manchester United.
Update: Beckham publicist Simon Oliveira tells Metro that there is ‘no truth’ in the above report.