Fans flocked to Twitter to react to Cristiano Ronaldo’s move to Al Nassr.
Manchester United mutually terminated Nani’s contract in November after his Piers Morgan interview. He criticized the club, its management, and some former players.
Many European clubs were linked to him after he left Old Trafford. Ronaldo signed a two-and-a-half-year contract with Al Nassr. He’ll earn €200 million per year in Saudi Arabia, including commercial partnerships.
One of the game’s greats leaving European club football has drawn worldwide attention. Many expected the 37-year-old forward to retire in Europe. Some supporters laughed at Ronaldo’s tumble, but others were devastated.
Twitter users reacted to the forward’s move to Al Nassr.
Al Nassr and Ronaldo’s statement after signing Al Nassr posted on social media about Ronaldo’s signing:
“We’re making history. This signing will motivate our club to achieve even greater success, as well as our league, nation, and future generations, boys and girls. @Alnassr fc welcomes @cristiano. ”
The five-time Ballon d’Or winner told Fabrizio Romano:
“I’m excited to play in a new league and country; Al Nassr’s concept is motivating.” I’m delighted to join my team and assist it succeed.
Before leaving Manchester United, the great scored three goals in 16 games.
He scored Portugal’s only goal at the 2022 World Cup, a penalty against Ghana. A Selecao was eliminated in the quarterfinals by Morocco while he was benched.
As Ronaldo nears retirement, he’ll play for Al Nassr in Saudi Arabia.