Live on-line: Al Nassr vs. Ettifaq: Cristiano Ronaldo begins, rating, stats, and updates | Saudi Pro League
Report on the match between Al Nassr and Ettifaq. Cristiano Ronaldo made his Al Nassr debut towards Ettifaq on Sunday, marking the veteran striker’s first Saudi Pro League look.
Ronaldo’s debut for Al Nassr was postponed whereas he served a two-match ban imposed by the English Football Association for slapping a cellphone from the hand of a younger Everton supporter throughout a sport at Goodison Park final season.
Ronaldo was named captain after enjoying for a Riyadh All-Stars crew this week, scoring twice towards Lionel Messi’s Paris Saint-Germain.
The Madeira striker had a successful begin as his Al Nassr aspect defeated a tenacious Ettifaq in a sport that began brightly however light as the sport progressed.
Cristiano confirmed flashes however was nicely managed by the Dammam ‘Commandos’.
However, it was Brazilian Talisca’s headed objective simply previous the half-hour mark that secured most factors for the house aspect, permitting Rudi Garcia’s males to reclaim high spot within the league.
Back on high: Al Nassr
With right now’s 1-0 win over Ettifaq, Al Nassr has reclaimed first place within the Roshn Saudi League, leapfrogging each Al Hilal and Al Ittihad.
Rudi Garcia’s males will play Al Fateh away of their subsequent league sport on 3 February.