On Monday, Inter Miami CF announced it has entered into a new multi-year partnership with Baptist Health.
As a Founding Partner, Baptist Health will serve as the Official Medical Team, Hospital System and Sports Medicine Provider for the Club’s Major League Soccer (MLS) and United Soccer League (USL) League One teams, as well as the Inter Miami CF Academy teams.
Baptist Health has also committed to becoming the first-ever presenting jersey sponsor of the Inter Miami CF Academy ahead of the 2020-21 season, in an effort to support youth development in South Florida.
"We're thrilled to announce this partnership with Baptist Health, who has gone above and beyond to take care of our community during these times," said Inter Miami CF COO and Sporting Director, Paul McDonough. "Our players receive top sports medicine and orthopedic care from the elite medical team at Baptist Health and we are excited to extend this level of care across our organization, including the next generation of players in South Florida.”
"Our Baptist Health Center of Excellence, Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute, is proud to provide world-class sports medicine and orthopedic care for the Inter Miami CF players and organization," said Baptist Health’s Doctors Hospital and Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute’s CEO, Javier Hernandez-Lichtl. "Miami and all of South Florida is excited about the launch of this new team and we look forward to this exciting partnership.”
Inter Miami will restart its inaugural season in MLS on July 8 at 8 p.m. ET against Orlando City SC.