Cristiano Ronaldo’s Al-Nassr defeated Al-Shabab four goals to nil, in a game in which the Portuguese star, with two goals and one assist, was the protagonist.
al-Aqidi; Al-Ghannam (Boushal 81′), Al-Fatil, Laporte (Mukhtar 81′), Konan; Alkhaibari, Brozovic; Mané (Khalid 81′), Otávio (Abdulmajeed 86′), Ghareeb; Cristiano (Meshari 86′).
kim; Fawaz, Santos, Nader (Riad 66′), Hussain (Alsadi 88′); Fahad (Majed 66′), Al-Monassar, Banega, Bahebri (Abdullah 88′); Diallo (Harbush 88′).
1-0 M.17 Cristiano (P.); 2-0 M.38 Christian (S.); 3-0 M.40 Mane; 4-0 M.80 Al-Ghannam.
Ismail Elfath. TA: Mané (43′), Nawaf (89′) / Hussain (29′), Nader (33′), Cuéllar (37′), Santos (43′). TR: Banega (78′).
Luis Castro’s team, which also includes players like Sadio Mane, Aymeric Laporteo, and Marcelo Brozovic, overpowered an Al-Shabab who had already lost by three goals in the first half.
The team, which includes former Argentinian Sevilla midfielder Ever Banega, who was sent off for a tackle in the second half, couldn’t cope with one Inspired Ronaldo who scored two penalties and that he supported Mané in the third. The fourth goal was scored by defender Sultan Al-Ghannam in the last 10 minutes.
The team from Riyadh thus wins its second game in the Arab League and takes fourth place. On the other hand, Al-Hilal, led by Riyad Mahrez, Franck Kessié, Edouard Mendy, Allan Saint-Maximin and Roberto Firmino, defeated Al-Tai de Ha’il 2-0, with goals from the former FC Barcelona player and the Algerian striker.
This result puts the Jeddah team in second place in the championship.