MIAMI, FL. – Inter Miami CF announced today that Gregore has been named the team’s Most Valuable Player for the 2021 season.The Club captain was crucial to the team throughout the season, leading Inter Miami in tackles won (55), engaging in the most duels (365), finishing tied for third in assists (four), third in minutes played (2,538) and tied for fourth in interceptions (29). The Brazilian midfielder’s total of 55 tackles won was also tied for first in all of MLS during the regular season.
“I’m happy and honored to be named MVP this season. I want to thank the Club, my teammates, the coaches and staff for all of their support that allowed me to be successful this season. Now we’re focused on working as a team to be able to achieve all of our goals next season and to give our fans the joy that they deserve,” said Gregore. “Gregore was massive for Inter Miami this season on and off the pitch. His effort, commitment and drive to leave it all for the badge, his team and the fans was outstanding. Around the locker room, his character, attitude and leadership were extremely positive for the group. Gregore embodies everything we want to see in an Inter Miami player and we look forward to more contributions from him next season,” said Inter Miami head coach Phil Neville. The 27-year-old Juiz de Fora, Brazil native was signed by Inter Miami in February 2021 from Brazilian Serie A side Esporte Clube Bahia. He made his debut for the team in its first game of the season, starting against the LA Galaxy, and went on to make 29 appearances, all starts, and play 2,538 minutes. Gregore was also named Inter Miami captain in late July, helping spark a run of 11 games with just one loss from July 25 to Sept. 14.
Inter Miami CF will open its third MLS season on Saturday, Feb. 26 at DRV PNK Stadium facing Chicago Fire FC in the Club’s first-ever full-capacity home opener. Fans can Join The Heartbeat of the Club and secure their spot for the 2022 season opener by becoming Season Ticket Members. Through the Pink and Black Offer, fans can get priority access to the best seats for the 2022 season for $0 down and also receive two complimentary tickets to a single match during the 2022 season (restrictions apply). For more information on the Pink and Black Offer click HERE. For information on season tickets, group tickets, and more, please visit www.intermiamicf.com/tickets.
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