WATCH: Messi spoils Ronaldo’s party with opener in PSG’s friendly against Riyadh All-Star XI

Lionel Messi needed just three minutes to open the scoring as PSG took on a Riyadh All-Star squad captained by Cristiano Ronaldo in a friendly.

WHAT HAPPENED? Paris Saint-Germain took on an All-Star XI of Saudi Pro League players in a friendly in the Middle East on Thursday, with the narrative heading into the game being what is potentially the last dance between Messi and Ronaldo. The Argentine showed his class mere minutes into the game, coolly slotting in the opener amid Ronaldo’s first match in Saudi Arabia since joining Al-Nassr.

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