Premier League defender Kieran Gibbs to join Inter Miami

Aug 22, 2020; Fort Lauderdale, FL, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA; A general view of the Inter Miami logo outside of Inter Miami CF Stadium prior to the match between the Inter Miami and the Orlando City. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Former Arsenal and current West Bromwich Albion defender Kieran Gibbs will join Inter Miami this summer when England’s Premier League season ends, ESPN reported.

Gibbs, who has 10 games of experience with England’s national team, made 137 appearances with Arsenal from 2007-17, seven appearances on loan at Norwich City in 2008 and 93 appearances for West Bromwich Albion since 2017. He has seven career goals.

His deal reportedly is for 2 1/2 years, keeping him in MLS through the 2023 season. Gibbs will join club owner David Beckham and new head coach Phil Neville, who also hail from England.

The MLS regular season is set to begin April 16 with the first game for Inter Miami set for April 18, with the West Bromwich Albion’s Premier League schedule set to end May 23.

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–Field Level Media