Two celebrities of world football are facing each other once again.
After wrapping up a historic world cup in Qatar, long-time rivals Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo are all set to lock horns in a friendly match on Thursday, January 19th at the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
While they didn’t get a chance to battle it out during the FIFA World Cup, the duo will grace the stadium once again as Al-Nassr XI team which will be a mixture of Al-Hilal and Al-Nassr players take on french champions PSG.
The game on Thursday will be Ronaldo’s debut match for his new club after his dramatic exit from Manchester United a few weeks ago. According to reports, Ronaldo will also be captaining his side.
The game will be played at 11:45 PM according to Nepali time.