In the midst of 30,000 fans who gathered at Mrsool Park, Cristiano Ronaldo was presented by Saudi Arabia’s Al Nassr, where his impact on and off the pitch was once again demonstrated.
The former goalscorer for Real Madrid, Juventus and Manchester United received various awards throughout the hour and a half that his introduction to the Riyadh club lasted, which included music, lighting and pyrotechnics, together with various speeches from the directive and obviously, the Portuguese footballer himself.
“I don’t care what people say. I’ve come here to keep scoring goals and winning. In the last 15 years football has changed a lot in this country and now it’s much better. Saudi Arabia beat Argentina, the champion, which shows his improvement”, mentioned Cristiano Ronaldo, at the same time that he acknowledged that he will not play in Europe again. “My work is done, I already won and played in the best teams there and now I want a new challenge in Asia and Al Nassr gave me the opportunity.”
Likewise, the captain of the Portugal team, who has just played in the World Cup in Qatar, revealed that he had received offers from clubs on the old continent, as well as from Australia, Brazil and the United States, but all after giving his word to Al Nassr, team that you are happy to have joined.
In addition to becoming the club’s offensive benchmark, Cristiano Ronaldo will fulfill the duties of institutional ambassador for Al Nassr.