Portugal’s national team captain, Cristiano Ronaldo, and Nigerian international Odion Jude Ighalo delivered exceptional performances on Friday night, serving as significant sources of inspiration for their respective teams in the Saudi Arabia Pro League.
Cristiano Ronaldo continued his remarkable form at Al Nassr football club this season, shining brightly by scoring two splendid goals in their 4-3 victory over Al Ahli football club on Friday night. With both Cristiano Ronaldo and Anderson Talisca contributing with two goals each, Al Nassr football club secured an impressive win despite goals from Riyad Mahrez, Franck Kessie, and Feras Al Brikan for Al Ahli football club.
Odion Jude Ighalo, the talented Super Eagles of Nigeria player, displayed his skills for Al Wehda football club on Friday night, netting a memorable goal in their dominant 4-0 triumph over Abha football club. With contributions from Odion Jude Ighalo, Craig Goodwin, Abdullah Al Hafith, and Faycal Fajr, Al Wehda football club achieved an impressive victory against Abha football club.
In the present Saudi Arabia Pro League standings, Al Ittihad football club leads the pack with 18 points from 7 matches played. They are followed by Al Hilal football club in second place, Al Taawon football club in third, Al Ettifaq football club in fourth, and Al Nassr football club solidifying the fifth position.
Cristiano Ronaldo currently occupies the premier position as the leading goal scorer in the Saudi Arabia Pro League, boasting an impressive tally of 9 goals along with 4 assists. Following closely are Malcom, Salem Al Dawsari, Moussa Dembele, and Sadio Mane, each with 6 goals to their names. Meanwhile, Mourad Batna, Abderrazak Hamdallah, Feras Al Brikan, Aleksandar Mitrovic, and Odion Jude Ighalo have all notched 5 goals apiece.