Ronaldo rejected other offers for huge Saudi deal

4 January 2023
2023-01-04 11:40

Cristiano Ronaldo was presented as the superstar new signing of Saudi Arabian club Al Nassr on Tuesday.

The former Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus forward will play in the Saudi Pro League after rejecting offers from Europe, North America and beyond.Cristiano Ronaldo, football player said “Nobody knows, but I can say now I had many opportunities in Europe, many clubs in Brazil, in Australia, US, even in Portugal, many clubs try to sign me.

But I give the word to this club for the opportunity to develop not only the football, but the other part of this amazing country. And for me is a good challenge.”  

“Well, so far feeling very good. I'm so proud to make this big decision in my life and football. As you mentioned before in Europe, my work it's done. I won everything I played in the most important clubs in Europe.” The 37-year-old Portugal international, who has won five Ballon d'Or awards for the best player in the world and five Champions League titles, will play outside of Europe for the first time in his storied career.

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