And he said Rudy Garcia Victory Coach Cristiano Ronaldo He will first implement the suspension penalty before playing his first match in the Saudi League, but he may appear for the first time in a meeting in Saudi Arabia against Paris Saint-Germain in Riyadh this month.
On Friday, Ronaldo missed Al-Nassr’s first match, as part of a two-match ban English Football Associationdue to a phone being dropped from a fan’s hand after a loss Manchester United hosted by Everton last April.
Garcia confirmed that his 37-year-old veteran player may also be absent from facing Al-Shabab, and he may appear for the first time in the league against Al-Ettifaq on January 22.
But Ronaldo may appear against Paris Saint-Germain And his star, Lionel Messi, in a friendly match involving two players Victory and Crescent In one team on January 19th.
Garcia was quoted as saying by L’Equipe: “It (his first match) will not be in a shirt Victory. The team will be shared between Al-Hilal and Al-Nasr.”
Garcia added, “As a coach of Al-Nassr, I cannot be happy with this match. As for the development and follow-up of Paris Saint-Germain and the players of the French team, this is very wonderful, but we have a league match after three days.”
He continued, “With regard to the timing, a better date could have been agreed, but this is not a big problem.. We are in the lead and we are happy. This is a difficult championship to win, but we are looking forward to that.”
Garcia believes that Ronaldo’s move to Saudi Arabia is like joining the late Brazilian legend pellet to me New York Cosmos The American, with Cristiano highlighting the victory, has grown his Instagram following by more than 10 million since joining last month.
The former Lille and Olympique Lyonnais coach said he hoped Ronaldo could regain his enjoyment of playing football after two difficult months, when his contract with Manchester United was terminated by mutual consent and Portugal were knocked out in the quarter-finals of the World Cup in Qatar.