In a very special moment, Cristiano Ronaldo had a long awaited reunion with his former coaches and teammates at Real Madrid. Here, check out all the details from Saudi Arabia.
Cristiano Ronaldo has shocked the world after signing a massive contract with Al Nassr in Saudi Arabia. The historic deal will pay the Portuguese legend $225 million to play for the club until 2025.
So, after a bitter end to the Qatar 2022 World Cup, Cristiano Ronaldo has decided to throw away his glory days battling for European championships with powerhouses like Real Madrid, Manchester United and Juventus FC. His greatest episodes were undoubtedly in Spain, where he won 16 titles, including four Champions Leagues with the famous Merengues.
Now, in a very emotional moment, Cristiano Ronaldo reunited with his old Real Madrid teammates in Saudi Arabia. Carlo Ancelotti’s side take on FC Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup final on Sunday and Cristiano paid them a visit ahead of the huge game.
Cristiano Ronaldo reunites with his teammates of Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo made a surprise visit during Real Madrid’s practice in Riyadh towards the Spanish Super Cup final. The Portuguese didn’t want to be a distraction and he briefly appeared in one of the benches where he talked with coach Carlo Ancelotti, former player Roberto Carlos and other members of the club.
Real Madrid have ahead their first big challenge of 2023 when they clash against FC Barcelona for the Super Cup title. Both teams suffered in the semifinals going all the way to penalty shoot-outs in their matches with Valencia and Betis.
Cristiano Ronaldo took a lot of pictures with his friends. For example, in social media, the official acount of Real Madrid published the images of Cristiano alongside Carlo Ancelotti, Vinicius Jr. and Rodrygo.