Meanwhile, Miami-Dade County mayor Carlos Gimenez’s office told BBC Sport that the mayor “has been asked to hold time on his calendar for an event” but could not “confirm what the team may be announcing”.
Beckham began his bid to launch a team in Miami in early 2014.
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