Cristiano Ronaldo (38메이저놀이터), who plays for Al Nasr, a professional football club in Saudi Arabia, showed an ugly appearance by taking out his anger on the coaching staff who comforted him after losing a game.
Al-Nasr was defeated and eliminated 0-1 in the 2023 King’s Cup semi-final against Al-Wahda held at Al-Wal Park in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia on the 25th (hereinafter Korean time).
Ronaldo played full-time, but had to watch the defeat as he could not record an attacking point. Ronaldo’s career stats in Saudi Arabia so far are 11 goals and 2 assists in 14 matches.
The situation in question on this day occurred after the game. Unsatisfied with his own performance, Ronaldo yelled at the coaching staff who comforted him and annoyed him. An unusual situation in which a player gets angry with the coach.
This isn’t the first time Ronaldo has been criticized in Saudi Arabia.
Previously, Ronaldo had openly expressed dissatisfaction with manager Rudi García Al-Nassr, and showed several nervous reactions to the manager. Eventually, the club sided with Ronaldo and sacked manager Garcia.
In addition, after losing the match against Al-Hilal on the 21st, Ronaldo caused controversy by posing an obscene pose with his hand between the crotch of his pants when the opposing fans booed him. In response, there was even a voice in Saudi Arabia that Ronaldo, who made Saudi football ridiculous, should be forced to leave the country.
Meanwhile, Al Nasr, who was eliminated from the King’s Cup, is not easy to win in the league. Al-Nasr recorded 16 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses (53 points), 3 points behind leader Al Ittihad (56 points), who played one less game.