Al Nassr vs Inter Miami: Ronaldo Out, Messi In

In a twist of fate, Cristiano Ronaldo’s anticipated face-off with Lionel Messi in the Riyadh Season Cup is clouded with uncertainty as an injury threatens to sideline the Portuguese star. The footballing world had eagerly awaited this clash, marking the final meeting between the two icons outside of Europe. As Al Nassr gears up for their inaugural appearance in the mini competition, Inter Miami, led by Messi, looks to turn their fortunes around in what promises to be an enthralling encounter.

Al Nassr vs Inter Miami: Check the live streaming details of the Riyadh Season Cup 2024 match to be played at the Kingdom Arena in Riyadh.

Al Nassr vs Inter Miami Match Summary

Match:Al Nassr vs Inter Miami
Tournament:Riyadh Season Cup
Date:February 1, 2024
Kick-off:6.00 PM GMT
Venue:Kingdom Arena, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Broadcaster:Apple TV

Al Nassr vs Inter Miami Preview

The Riyadh Season Cup has already seen fireworks, with Al Hilal edging out MLS side Inter Miami in a 4-3 thriller. A late winner from Malcom tilted the balance, setting the stage for an intense showdown between Al Nassr and Inter Miami. The tournament’s dynamics suggest that the face-off between the two Saudi clubs on February 8 could be a decisive clash, depending on the outcome of this encounter.

Team News

Ronaldo’s absence due to injury comes as a blow to Al Nassr, especially considering his outstanding form, scoring in five consecutive wins leading up to the winter break. Meanwhile, Messi’s Inter Miami enters the game on the back of a less-than-ideal run in the MLS, missing out on the playoffs. Despite a strong starting XI, recent results have not been in their favor.

Possible Playing XI

Al Nassr faces challenges with Sadio Mane’s potential unavailability, while Al Hilal’s Seko Fofana and the Saudi contingent add to the missing players. However, there’s still plenty of quality in both squads. Al Nassr’s lineup features Aymeric Laporte, Alex Telles, Marcelo Brozovic, and the attacking trio of Anderson Talisca, Otavio, and the absent Ronaldo. Inter Miami banks on the Uruguayan connection with Luis Suarez joining Messi, supported by Jordi Alba and Sergio Busquets.

Al Nassr vs Inter Miami Live Streaming

The live streaming of the Al Nassr vs Inter Miami friendly will be available on Apple TV only. The match will not be telecast on TV in Bangladesh or any other countries in South Asia. Unofficial streaming of Al Nassr vs Inter Miami will be available on BDIX TV.

Al Nassr vs Inter Miami Predictions

With Ronaldo sidelined, Inter Miami sees an opportunity to capitalize on their current winless streak. The recent clash with Al Hilal showcased their attacking prowess, and facing an Al Nassr without their star man could give Messi and company the upper hand. A thrilling and entertaining game awaits, even without the much-anticipated Ronaldo-Messi showdown, promising a spectacle for fans in Saudi Arabia.

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