A Saudi Arabian football supremo has rubbished suggestions that Lionel Messi could be headed to their domestic league.
Ibrahim Alkassim, the general secretary of the Saudi Arabian Football Federation, suggests that Messi will not be following suit.
“At the moment, we do not know anything about a possible Lionel Messi arrival,” Alkassim told Marca last Friday. That being said, the Saudi football chief did concede that he dreams of reuniting Messi and Ronaldo in the same domestic league for the first time since the latter left Real Madrid in 2018.
Alkassim added: “I do not hide that, as Saudi Federation, we would like to have him (Messi) …