Ronaldo scored once and provided two assists. Mane also scored. Al Nasr lost 5-1, making it three in a row.
Soccer star of the century Cristiano Ronaldo scored a goal and provided two assists as Al-Nasr (Saudi Arabia) extended their winning streak to three games with a cool victory.
Al-Nasr defeated Al-Hazm 5-1 away from home in the fifth round of the Saudi Professional League 2023-2024 season at the King Abdullah Sports Stadium in Buraidah, Saudi Arabia, on Sunday (Feb. 2).
Ronaldo, who opened the scoring in the 33rd minute with a pinpoint pass to Abdulrahman Gharib as he broke into the penalty area, made it 2-1 12 minutes into the second half with another pass for Munjeon Otabiu to slot home.
Eleven minutes later, he got a taste of his own goal, finishing off a pass from Gharib in the penalty area with a strong right-footed shot.
Senegalese international striker Sadio Mane also rattled the net with a powerful right-footed strike from the edge of the penalty area in the 33rd minute as Ronaldo’s three goals made it 4-1 in favor of Alnasr.
With his sixth goal in the opening five games, Ronaldo has moved into sole possession of the top scoring spot. Ronaldo is also tied for first in assists with teammate Gharib with four.
Mane, who added a goal, is second on the team with five.
After losing their opening two games, the Alnasr have come out firing on all cylinders in their last three.
They started with a 5-0 win over Alphate, where Ronaldo’s hat-trick gave them their first win of the season, followed by a 4-0 demolition of Al-Shabaab, a team that features South Korean goalkeeper Kim Seung-gyu, and a five-goal outburst against Al-Hazm.
That’s 18 goals in four games, including a 4-2 win in the 2023-2024 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League (ACL) playoffs against Shabab Al Ahli in the United Arab Emirates on March 23.
With three wins and two losses in the regular season, Alnasr sits in sixth place (9 points). The early leaders of the new season are Alhilal (4 wins, 1 draw – 13 points), 카지노사이트넷 who boast Brazilian soccer star Neymar.