Saudi businessman bids US$2.6 million for Ronaldo-Messi ticket

A SAUDI real estate mogul won a ticket to see Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi face off in a friendly after bidding US$2.6 (RM11.25) million at auction, an official said yesterday. 

The match tomorrow in Riyadh is set to pit Messi’s Paris Saint-Germain against a select side made up of players from Ronaldo’s new club Al Nassr and their Saudi rivals Al Hilal.