Marcelo Gallardo was the one who will be the captain of the friendly between Riyadh and Lionel Messi’s PSG

Marcelo Gallardo will once again direct a soccer team in an appointment, in which he will face PSG of Argentine Lionel Messi. It will be a friendly match between the Riyadh season and the cast of Ligue 1 in a contest that will take place this Thursday, January 19 at the facilities of the King Fahd International Stadium.

Gallardo recognizes the importance of this game and for this reason, that his captain is the Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo, who will once again have a face to face with the flea. It is worth remembering that the Saudi Arabian team is a combination of the best players from Al-Nassr and Al-Hilal.

The South American coach will be able to count on the services of Gonzalo “Pity” Martinez, Andre Carrillo, Luciano Vietto, Salem Al-Dawsari, Luiz Gustavo, and Vincent Aboubakar.

It will be the second time that the Argentine strategy is measured against Messi. It is worth remembering that their last confrontation took place in the 2015 Club World Cup in a match, in which Barcelona beat their River Plate counterpart 3-0.