Famous footballer Cristiano Ronaldo could struggle to score wins during pre-season matches at Al Nassr but there can be no doubt where his heart lies – and what he’s doing while enjoying playing football with children in Japan.Ronaldo has been caught on camera during an emotional trip to Japan, where he befriended underprivileged kids and spread happiness through a moving internet campaign.Video footage of Ronaldo – affectionately dubbed “the kid” by fans for his innocence and spirit – showed him interacting with youngsters in the town, setting up a sweet goal with an assist via a cheeky backheel.
Ronaldo took some time out from the Al-Nassr pre season trip to spend quality time in his home life – with his wife and son.But the multiple Ballon D’Or winner is now training ahead of difficult games against worthy foes during pre-season tournaments.The training session in Japan provided a unique opportunity for young soccer enthusiasts to play alongside Ronaldo, undoubtedly a dream come true for them. With wholehearted celebrations after each goal, the children’s faces lit up with happiness, cherishing the unforgettable moments spent with one of the greatest soccer stars in history.
Cristiano Ronaldo Gears Up to Take on PSG After Al-Nassr’s Humiliating Loss
Cristiano Ronaldo’s impact on the pitch for Al-Nassr has already been noteworthy, with 14 goals scored in just 16 games for the club last season. His performances have solidified his status as a key player in the Saudi Pro League 2022-23, ranking him fifth in the overall leading scorer’s list. However, the preseason hasn’t been as smooth for the club, as they faced consecutive losses against Celta Vigo (5-0) and Benfica (4-1).
As the five-time Ballon d’Or winner made his way onto the pitch for Al-Nassr in their last outing against Benfica Ronaldo failed to score a goal, though he went close. However, despite the disappointing performance, Al-Nassr expects to include Ronaldo in the starting lineup once again when they face PSG on July 25 at 0530 am EST. Anderson Talisca and Abdulrahman Ghareeb are likely to join him in the attack.
Al-Nasr just like many clubs across the globe have signed up European superstars – among them include Liverpool’s-Sergio Moreno, Benfica’s-Kenan Anisimov and a new signing Man United’s-Alex Telles.These players might also feature in the upcoming match against PSG. In his competitive career, Cristiano Ronaldo has faced PSG four times while representing Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League. During those encounters, he scored three goals and provided one assist against the Parisian giants, securing three wins and a draw along the way.