Al-Nassr FC is one of the most successful clubs in Saudi football history. They have won nine league titles and will be looking to create history with a hat-trick of domestic crowns in 2022-23.
There are some old-school players at Al-Nassr, but they also have a lot of young players. For example, Gonzalo ‘Pity’ Martinez and Talisca have shown some ability in recent seasons. Al Nassr Football Club was founded in 1955 and is one of Saudi Arabia’s most famous clubs. They play in the Saudi Pro League and have won nine league titles, three Crown Prince’s Cups and three Federation Cups. The team is currently managed by Frenchman Rudi Garcia, who has previously led clubs such as Roma and Lille. They are based in Riyadh and have a home ground at Mrsool Park.
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Cristiano Ronaldo Al Nassr
One of the most influential sports stars in world history has signed a lucrative contract with Saudi Arabia’s Al Nassr. Cristiano Ronaldo, a five-time Ballon d’Or winner, is expected to make an estimated $200 million euros over the next two years.
Ronaldo is expected to finish his career with Al Nassr, which has won nine Saudi Pro League titles. They are managed by French national Rudi Garcia, a former manager at Lille and Lyon. In January, the club signed Cristiano Ronaldo, and now they are reportedly targeting more big names to join them in their quest for glory. With the Saudi Pro League expected to increase the number of foreign players allowed to register from seven to eight next season, they have a huge opportunity to assemble a star-studded lineup.
Saudi Pro League 2023
The Saudi Pro League 2023 is one of Asia’s best football competitions. It features some of the region’s most successful clubs, including Al-Hilal, Al-Ittihad, and Al-Nassr.
The league has been able to impress some world-class players, including Brazilian striker Anderson Talisca and Italian winger Abderrazak Hamdallah. With Cristiano Ronaldo joining Al Nassr, the league is set to become even more exciting.
Al Nassr beaten 1-0 by Al Ittihad in Jeddah
Al Ittihad edged past their eternal rivals, Al Nassr, in the Saudi Pro League. A brilliant late goal from Romarinho helped Nuno Santo’s hosts to a famous win and moved one point clear at the top of the table.
Cristiano Ronaldo had a chance to level in stoppage time but was saved by Marcelo Grohe. The Portuguese legend’s frustration was evident as he cut a frustrated figure.
Al Nassr suffered a damaging defeat on Thursday, losing 1-0 to Saudi Pro League title rivals Al Ittihad. They had been unbeaten in five games since Cristiano Ronaldo moved to the Saudi side in February.
In a first half that lacked real quality, both teams had chances. But Al Ittihad broke the deadlock with ten minutes to go, Romarinho scoring after Ahmed Mohammed Sharahili’s lung-busting run forward.
Al Nassr Next Match
Al Nassr will fight against Abha in the quarter-finals on the 18th of March. Abha football club is a professional Saudi club that plays in the top tier of domestic football. They have won multiple championships in their history, including the first division title. Al Nassr will have another match on the 5th of April with Al-Adalah in the Saudi Pro League 2023.
Al Nassr Players
One of Al Nassr’s most prominent foreign stars is Brazilian midfielder, Luiz Gustavo. He is a full international with over 40 caps and scored twice for Brazil in the 2014 World Cup. Another strong player in the team is Ghislain N’Clomande Konan. He was born in Cote d’Ivoire and played for Vitoria de Guimaraes before he made the move to France. He has already made 7 appearances for Al Nassr. He has also represented his country in international competitions.