The rejection from the global superstar is a public relations disaster for the Kingdom which is trying to find its feet as it diversifies its economy.
The 38-year-old Swedish striker tallied 52 goals and 17 assists in 53 starts for the Galaxy, the team he joined in March 2018 from Manchester United.
The club unveiled its crest, a circular logo including two great white herons, an emblem it says celebrates Miami’s “international, diverse, inclusive, creative and ambitious spirit.”
Miami is back in Major League Soccer as international glam football star finally has his own team.
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