Inter Miami claimed a late victory 2-1 against Cruz Azul as Lionel Messi score on debut, MySportDab reports.
Lionel Messi scored a late goal which ensured his side could seal the much needed victory in the encounter.
The match was a nice one with the Argentina International coming from the bench to make things happen.
Full Match Report
Both teams came on to each other so well in the early minutes of the first half which was brilliant and entertaining.
Cruz Azul were equal to the task making sure they had control and were fully into the match as they pushed for an early goal which did not come.
It was the same for Inter Miami who had their opportunities but couldn’t make anything happen going forward as they had so much push back.
Robert Thomas Taylor made it count in the 44th minutes of the match which enabled Inter Miami to take the lead 1-0 as they headed for the break.
The second half was good with a lot of work being done as the manager also decided on bringing in Sergio Busquets and Lionel Messi.
Inter Miami kept calm and dominated play with them waiting to see their new signings come into the pitch to make some differences happen.
Cruz Azul were still in the match and they leveled things 1-1 in the 65th minutes after a goal which came from Uriel Antuna to put his side back.
A lot more seen coming from both teams as the game changed with a lot more urgency coming from the away side who knew who they had against them on the pitch.
Lionel Messi made it count in the added minutes of the game after an incredible finish which saw his side claiming the needed victory 2-1 after 90 minutes of football.
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