After Neck Injury, Cristiano Ronaldo Misses Group Training Ahead of Al Nassr vs Al Hilal

Published 11/29/2023, 6:48 AM EST

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Every twist and turn holds the promise of drama in the pulsating world of soccer. The recent developments in the Al-Nassr camp have left its fanbase worried and concerned. Al-Nassr’s talisman and top-scorer Cristiano Ronaldo is now at the center of concern. With the crucial league clash against Al-Hilal nears, Ronaldo finds himself in trouble due to a minor injury issue.

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The Portuguese superstar, who has been a pivotal figure for Al Nassr since his arrival, missed the team’s training session, raising concerns about his availability for the crucial match.

Cristiano Ronaldo remains absent as the Al-Nassr squad prepares for the derby

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Cristiano Ronaldo sustained a minor injury during Al-Nassr’s recent AFC Champions League clash against Persepolis. The Portuguese star was subbed off immediately after his knock. After the initial scans and assessment, it was indicated that the injury was not as severe as initially feared. However, as per the latest information, Ronaldo didn’t participate in the group training session with his teammates, raising concerns among Al Nassr fans.

Being absent from the group training session, Ronaldo focused on performing recovery sessions to get match fit. With the derby against Al Hilal looming, Ronaldo’s absence from training became a concern for the Al Nassr staff and supporters. The match against Al-Hilal will be a contesting clash and a battle for supremacy in Saudi Arabian soccer.

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The decision to sideline CR7 from regular training sessions hints at the delicacy of his current physical condition. The question that echoes through all the fans is whether Ronaldo will lead the charge in the upcoming showdown or watch from the sidelines.

Al-Nassr’s boss faces managerial dilemma

After Ronaldo’s injury scare, Al-Nassr’s head coach, Luis Castro, finds himself in a delicate situation. Castro must decide whether to include or not to include Cristiano Ronaldo in the starting lineup against Al Hilal. Ronaldo’s absence from training could indicate that he is not yet fully fit, and rushing him back into action could aggravate his injury. However, the manager knows his presence on the pitch would give his team an enormous advantage in the derby.

Cristiano Ronaldo has been pivotal for Al-Nassr throughout the season. He is leading the goal-scoring charts while being in dominant form. Al Nassr will be keen to prove their mettle against their arch-rivals, and Ronaldo’s presence will be a big plus for them.

As the showdown nears, the decision ultimately lies with Castro, who has to risk his star player for the rewards!

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Sahil Sharma

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"Where the passion for soccer meets the precision of research." I am Sahil Sharma, a dedicated soccer writer with a profound commitment to the beautiful game. My journey as a soccer enthusiast dates back to my childhood, but it was in 2014, when Real Madrid clinched their historic 10th UEFA Champions League title, the famed La Decima, that my passion for the sport truly ignited.
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