Cristiano Ronaldo scored from a direct free-kick to encourage Al-Nassr to a 2-1 comeback win over Abha Membership of their Saudi Professional League match on Saturday. After Abdulfattah Adam had fired Abha right into a shock lead halfway by the primary half, Ronaldo web his first residence purpose and his ninth within the league for Al-Nassr. Abha appeared to be on target for a shock win on the Mrsool Park, however Ronaldo had different concepts as he drilled his effort previous the defensive wall, additionally caught the Abha goalkeeper napping.
CRISTIANO RONALDO FREEKICK GOAL! pic.twitter.com/TOYGGGU7ya
— TC (@totalcristiano) March 18, 2023
Here is how Twitter reacted to Ronaldo’s thunderous free-kick:
Cristiano Ronaldo has no scored a freekick in :
— TCR. (@TeamCRonaldo) March 18, 2023
Cristiano Ronaldo from 35+ yards out, rolling again the years, what a free-kick pic.twitter.com/lqXYR6Ncyd
— Preeti (@MadridPreeti) March 18, 2023
NAHHH RONALDO IS BACK COOKING WHAT A FREE KICK
— Janty (@CFC_Janty) March 18, 2023
CRISTIANO RONALDO FREE KICK GOAL! pic.twitter.com/uHKHceGl9H
— The Premier League Membership (@TPLCSports) March 18, 2023
Cristiano Ronaldo is 38 years outdated and nonetheless has extra ardour than any teenager.
— Mikael Madridista (@MikaelMadridsta) March 18, 2023
5 minutes later, Ronaldo allowed Anderson Talisca to take a spot kick, which the previous Besiktas star transformed. The purpose allowed Talisca to maneuver only one strike behind Abderrazak Hamdallah (15), who at present leads the purpose scoring charts.
Final week, Ronaldo was included within the first Portugal squad introduced by new coach Roberto Martinez, for Euro 2024 qualifying matches in opposition to Liechtenstein and Luxembourg.
Portugal will face Liechtenstein on March 23 in Lisbon earlier than travelling to Luxembourg on March 26.
Martinez mentioned his first squad “is vital as a result of it’s the place to begin” for Euro 2024.
Ronaldo, whose worldwide profession started in August 2003 in a pleasant in opposition to Kazakhstan, holds the world file for males’s worldwide targets with 118.
Historical past means that, if he returns to the beginning line-up, he’ll increase his complete within the subsequent two matches, a minimum of in opposition to Luxembourg.
(With AFP Inputs)
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