20 JANUARY 2023

Historic match between Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi

Grimacing in pain from his bruised cheekbone, Cristiano Ronaldo steadied himself before scoring from the penalty spot for his first goal in Saudi Arabia.

PSG's Kylian Mbappe celebrates after scoring against a combined XI of Saudi Arabian teams Al Nassr

Saudi Season Team's Hyun-soo Jang celebrates after scoring.

PSG's Neymar challenges for the ball with Saudi Season Team's Talisca playing for a combined XI of Saudi Arabian teams Al Nassr.

By the end of the first half Ronaldo's cheekbone was bright apple red but he was all smiles after netting his second goal, smashing in a rebound when his header came back off the post.

Poking his tongue out, Ronaldo wheeled away in delight and was mobbed by teammates at the corner flag.