Football Soccer - Barcelona v Saudi Arabia's Al-Ahli - International Friendly Match - Doha, Qatar - 13/12/16 Barcelona's Lionel Messi fights for the ball with Saudi Arabia's Al-Ahli Luiz Carlos. REUTERS/Ibraheem Al Omari
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
Goals from Luiz Suarez, Lionel Messi and Neymar helped Barcelona beat Saudi champions Al-Ahli 5-3 in a thrilling friendly in Doha Tuesday.Suarez opened the scoring with a glancing header in the eight minute from a Messi cross, before the Argentine quickly added a second just two minutes later.Among the scorers for Al-Alhi was Omar Abdulrahman, AFC player of the year for 2016, who plays his football in the UAE but was allowed to turn out for the Saudis for the friendly.He scored with a "Panenka" penalty in the 51st minute after Barcelona goalkeeper Jordi Masip gave away the spot-kick.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE