Argentinian players arrived in Riyadh on Monday (October 8) at the wee hours of the morning, amongst them is Juventus striker Paulo Dybala and Roberto Pereyra.
According to Sabq, the football stars are here to take part in an international football tournament taking place in our very own Kingdom. The four-team mini championship will include participants from countries like Saudi, Argentina, Brazil and Iraq.
— General Sports Authority (@gsaksa_en) October 8, 2018
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Paulo Dybala, Roberto Pereyra of Watford and Manchester United’s Sergio Romero are already in the Kingdom for preparations before next week’s match.
GDN reports that other players are set to arrive in the coming days, all except Lionel Messi, unfortunately.
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— Paulo Dybala (@PauDybala_JR) October 8, 2018
More deets about the mini championship:
The Argentinian team is set to go against Iraq for the first day of the championship on October 11 in the Kingdom’s capital of Riyadh. On October 16, the Argentinian team will then take on Brazil in Jeddah.
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