Messi put in a man-of-the-match effort in Barcelona’s season opener on Saturday, a convincing 3-0 win over Alaves at the camp Nou.
The Argentine magician scored the opener in the 64th minute with a cheeky free kick from 22 yards out that went underneath the defensive wall and beyond the reach of goalkeeper Fernando Pacheco THE COACH SAID .“Messi never fails to surprise you,
Cristiano Ronaldo scores his first goal for Juventus in a friendly match against Juventus B, just eight minutes into his first game for the Italian champions."Now the best team in the world has the best player in the world," said John Elkann, the chair of Fiat, a company founded by the Agnelli family. "It's great to see what a natural fit he [Ronaldo] is in the black-and-white shirt and how well he's slotted into the team.