In July, he welcomed Lionel Messi as a new addition to his squad.
And Inter Miami co-owner David Beckham proved on Sunday he was pumping up the dividends paid as he watched soccer legend Inter Miami defeat LAFC.
Before the game, the 48-year-old Brit was spotted in a shirt, tie and dress trousers as he left a Manhattan Beach hotel alongside Messi ahead of the high-risk game in the 30th round of Major League Soccer.
After recently revealing a buzzcut, David added an edgy touch to the ensemble with his new hairdo as he greeted a female cohort before heading to the game, which Inter Miami won in an incredible 3-1 final score.
During the game, David looked understandably tense as he watched the team he co-owns with Jorge Mas, frowning at the sideways look.
tense! Inter Miami co-owner David Beckham proved that investing in mega new signing Lionel Messi paid off on Sunday as he watched soccer legend Inter Miami defeat LAFC
courting! Messi worked hard to earn his mega pay in the thrilling game
Getting ready! Before the game, the 48-year-old Brit was spotted in a shirt, tie and dress trousers as he left a Manhattan Beach hotel alongside Messi ahead of the high-risk game in the 30th round of Major League Soccer
Relaxed: Messi looked relaxed as he exited before the game
Hunky: David looked ahead to the game as he greeted his teammates outside his hotel
Everyone smiles: He shook hands and smiled in front of his pitchside support
Family: David’s son Cruz Beckham, 18, was also pictured arriving at the game
A crowd of high profile celebrities, along with David and his sons Brooklyn, 24, and Cruz, 18, watched the game at LA’s BMO Stadium.
News of Messi’s signing has long been football’s worst-kept secret, but following an inauguration ceremony attended by all the Beckhams in July, Messi was officially an Inter Miami player and set to earn $60m a year.
His presence at the game proved sensational as promised as the team bested their rivals while David’s watchful eye sat aside.
In addition to the owner sitting on the field, the stars were also out in droves. Leonardo DiCaprio, 48, joined in the fun and opted for his signature relaxed look wearing sunglasses, a baseball cap and a t-shirt. Shirt and dark jacket for the event.
The ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ actor kept his head cool on the hot day by eating a white ice cream bar while watching Inter Miami win the game with a final score of 3-1.
Other famous faces from the game included Selena Gomez, Prince Harry, who was spotted laughing and joking with LAFC co-owner Will Ferrell, as well as Edward Norton, Owen Wilson, Jason Sudeikis, Mario Lopez, Tyga and Brendan Hunt.
Prince Harry, 38, wore a navy blue blazer over a blue shirt for the game. He laughed and happily balled up an LAFC scarf while cheering on his team.
His wife Meghan Markle was also due to appear at the stadium but was not seen with her husband.
Yay! News of Messi’s signing has long been football’s worst-kept secret, but following an inauguration ceremony attended by all the Beckhams in July, Messi was officially an Inter Miami player and set to earn $60m a year
Sports fan: In addition to the owner sitting on the field, the stars were also out in droves. Leonardo DiCaprio, 48, joined in the fun and opted for his signature casual look, wearing sunglasses, a baseball cap, t-shirt and dark jacket to the event
Dizzying: Prince Harry, 38, looked dizzy as he watched the action
Messi’s first Miami game took place on July 21 in the Leagues Cup. Miami have won nine of their last ten games with Messi’s help.
On welcoming Messi to the team in July, David gave an emotional speech in which he said: “Ten years ago I started my journey of building a new MLS team.”
“I said then that my dream is to bring the best players in the world to Florida and the great city of Miami.” Players who shared our ambition to make football grow in this country, who inspire the next generation and to do so would help build a legacy in the sport.
“Please forgive me for feeling a bit emotional tonight.” It is truly a dream come true to welcome Lionel Messi to Inter Miami. Leo, we are so proud that you have chosen this club for the next phase of your career. Welcome to the family.
“We are also so proud to have the unique Sergio Busquets. One of the most complete midfielders of his generation.”
Messi, meanwhile, said: “Thank you very much.” First of all, I would like to thank all the people of Miami for this welcome and this affection. I want to thank you for the kindness and love you have shown me. It happened so fast…
Winner: Inter Miami won the game with a final score of 3-1
Impressed! 31-year-old singer Selena Gomez looked shocked as she watched LAFC goalkeeper John McCarthy make an impressive save against Messi
Relaxed fit: Ted Lasso star Jason Sudeikis, 47, rocked an orange hoodie and red and black beanie at the event
“I’m so happy to be here, to be with you.” I would like to thank Jose (Co-owner of Mas, Miami) and David (Beckham) for the welcome.
“They make everything easy for us, everything has been spectacular since we arrived.” I really want to start training and competing. I want to win to keep the club growing.
“I hope you will join us as you have done since the start of the season. I thank my new colleagues for the welcome.
“I am very happy to have chosen this city and this project with my family.” I have no doubt that we will have a good time. “Thank you all for this day.”