"We don't want public funding," Beckham said to applause. "We will fund the stadium ourselves. We have worked very hard to get to this stage where we can fund the stadium ourselves. We want to create a football club that is the people's football club."Miami city officials reportedly want the stadium downtown, so it is yet to be seen what land will be targeted - and who will pay for it.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Beckham Says He'll Bring MLS to Miami without Public Funding
From today's AP article on David Beckham exercising his option for a MLS franchise in Miami: