Saudi Pro League: Ronaldo hits milestone goal as Al Nassr beats Al Shabab, keeps title race alive

Al Nassr Secures 3-2 Victory Over Al Shabab in Saudi Pro League, Keeps Title Race Alive

Al Nassr secured a crucial 3-2 victory over Al Shabab in the Saudi Pro League, staying in the title race and putting pressure on league leaders Al-Hilal. The match saw Cristiano Ronaldo reach a career milestone with his 750th club goal, extending his overall tally to 877. Despite a strong start, Al Nassr conceded a penalty just before half-time, allowing Al Shabab to draw level.

The second half began with a bang as Talisca scored within 61 seconds, giving Al Nassr the lead once again. However, Al Shabab fought back, with Carlos finding the equalizer in the 67th minute. The crucial moment came in the 87th minute when Talisca scored his second goal of the match, securing the 3-2 win for Al Nassr.

Despite some tense moments in stoppage time, Al Nassr held on for the victory. The defeat was compounded for Al Shabab as Abdullah Radif was sent off for a second yellow card for simulation late in the game. The win keeps Al Nassr in second place in the league with 52 points, four behind leaders Al Hilal, who have a game in hand. The result keeps the title race alive and sets up an exciting finish to the season.

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