Sergej Milinkovic-Savic opened the scoring in the match between the league leaders in the 64th minute, followed by a double by star striker Aleksandar Mitrovic (89′, 90+2′). Al Hilal were missing Brazilian Neymar, but it didn’t matter as the team increased their lead in the standings.
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In the current 2023-24 Saudi Pro League season, Al-Hilal are top of the table with 41 points, ahead of Al-Nassr (34) and The contract was terminated after a scandalous interview with British journalist Piers Morgan. Ronaldo started his career on a strong note, but his form soon slipped and Al-Nassr left the top of the Saudi Professional League and the title was won by Al-Ittihad.
Although it doesn’t look like he will win the title this season either, his presence in the Saudi Arabian League has sparked a huge influx of soccer superstars such as Sadio Mane, Karim Benzema, Riyad Mahrez and Roberto Firmino. With Al-Nasr, Ronaldo won the Arab Club Champions Cup, where he scored both goals.