He netted the decisive goal just four minutes into the Dubai 1-0 result, which marked Carlo Ancelotti’s debut on the PSG bench.
“I am in good shape and only played half the game, but still feel fine,” Pato told Sky Sport Italia.
The last few days have been full of speculation that PSG are planning a €45m January swoop for the Brazilian hitman, especially now Ancelotti has arrived.
“Before the game I said hello to Ancelotti, which was only right and normal, but we did not talk about a transfer to Paris Saint-Germain.
“Is my agent in Dubai? I don’t know, the media seem to know more about this than I do... I’m just happy to have scored and won the first game of 2012.”