Cristiano Ronaldo saved Al Nacer’s dim hopes with his fifth penalty of the season on Tuesday.
- Ronaldo opens the score with a 2-0 win
- Flames concedes his fifth penalty of the season
- Nasser beats leaders Ittihad by three points
Cristiano Ronaldo As the Saudi Arabian Professional League 2022-23 season comes to a close. Al-Nassr is doing everything he can to pressure Al-Ittihad to gain influence from the leaders in the group. Ronaldo scored his 13th professional goal of the season from the penalty spot in the final. Where they beat Altey 2-0.
Al-Nassr has lost twice to Al-Ittihad since Ronaldo’s surprise move to the club in January. Smashing the club’s 2018-19 first-round league hopes. Ronaldo has managed to succeed despite many pressures since moving to the Middle East.
Anderson Talisca scored the 80th minute goal in the championship match against Al Hilal.
The five-time Ballon d’Or winner quickly adapted to his new position. Ronaldo scored 13 goals and made 2 assists in 14 games with his new club. Despite Ronaldo’s performances, Al Nassr could not help propel. His team to the top in a tough match where leaders. Al Ittihad were three points behind and only three points per game.
The gap could have been even greater without Michael, the 27-year-old Al Hilal striker.
Al Ittihad took a 2-1 lead against Al Hilal on Tuesday as the Brazilian striker scored a late equalizer.
The wait was tough as Michael needed technology to confirm that his efforts had crossed the line. The goal caused Ronaldo and his teammates to breathe a sigh of relief. Who would see Al Ittihad close to the championship with victory. The draw brings Al Nassr closer to the top of the Saudi table. They will try to close the gap further if there is more offense from Al Ittihad.
Judging by the goal celebration, it looks like Michael also wants Ronaldo to finish the season as champion. Celebrated Ronaldo’s signature by running after the late equalizer.
At the end of the match, Al Hilal’s striker Michael’s shot was to clear by defender Ahmed Hegazi. But a déjà vu ensue at the end of the match as VAR once again confirm. That the goal line had cross.
The Brazilian then rubbed salt into his wound and angered. The Etihad players by cheering Ronaldo in front of the guest fans.