The ‘Meho Daejeon’, which may be the last, has been concluded. Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), played by Lionel Messi (36), will go on a Middle East tour in January. PSG said on the club’s official website on the 10th, “We will visit Doha, Qatar and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on the 17th to play a friendly match.” PSG will play an all-star team from the Saudi Arabia League, Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr, at King Fahd Stadium in Riyadh on the 19th. The meeting between Messi holding the trophy at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar and Cristiano Ronaldo (38) wearing the Al-Nassr uniform after leaving the European big leagues became possible. 메이저놀이터
Messi and Ronaldo are icons that have divided the world soccer market with their soccer skills and popularity for over 10 years. Those who competed as rivals on the European stage for a long time seemed unlikely to face each other anymore as Ronaldo moved to Al Nasr at the end of last year, but this friendly match draws attention from around the world. The last time the two met in a match was in December 2020, in the 2020-2021 season UEFA Champions League group stage, Ronaldo, who was playing for Juventus (Italy) at the time, scored two goals to win against Messi’s Barcelona (3-0) have done
Ronaldo has yet to make his official debut for Al Nasr. This is because he was suspended for two games for the action of knocking down a fan’s hand and causing him to drop his mobile phone against Everton in April of last year when he was a member of Manchester United. According to the rules of the International Football Federation (FIFA), a player who transferred to another country’s league while the disciplinary action has not been completed can play the game only after the existing disciplinary action is over.
In an interview with French media, head coach Rudi García Al-Nassr said, “Ronaldo will not wear the Al-Nassr uniform in his debut match. It will be an all-star match made up of Al Nasr and Al Hilal.”