Ronaldo baffled after successful Man of the Match on Saudi debut regardless of debut loss


CRISTIANO RONALDO had a baffled look on his face after being named the person of the match following his Saudi debut.

The Portuguese star made his first look since transferring to the Center East in a Riyadh All-Stars XI in opposition to PSG.


Cristiano Ronaldo seemed baffled after being named man of the matchCredit score: Not identified, clear with image desk
He was given the award after bagging a brace against PSG


He was given the award after bagging a brace in opposition to PSGCredit score: Getty

The 37-year-old confirmed he nonetheless had one thing to supply as he netted a brace in opposition to the Ligue 1 giants.

Ronaldo received his first from the penalty spot after being taken out by former Actual Madrid team-mate Keylor Navas.

He grabbed his second after rebounding in his authentic effort hit the put up, and one other ex-Los Blancos team-mate, Sergio Ramos, fluffed at clearing the ball.

Nonetheless, it was not sufficient to present his aspect a outcome, as the sport led to a thrilling 5-4 defeat to the French aspect.

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However after the sport, Ronaldo was named the person of the match, a lot to his obvious shock.

The veteran ahead was handed a trophy through the post-game ceremony.

But he nonetheless took the reward as he posed for photographs together with his award.

There have been loads of different spectacular performers on the pitch as Kylian Mbappe and Lionel Messi starred for PSG.


Even Anderson Talisca put in displaying and scored a superb aim within the remaining second for the hosts.

Ronaldo made the transfer to Al-Nassr following his axing from Manchester United.

The star noticed his contract mutually terminated on the membership following his interview with Piers Morgan.

He then joined the Saudi aspect on a large cash contract.

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