New Al-Nassr Manager Luis Castro Excited to Work with Inspirational Cristiano Ronaldo
Luis Castro Eager to Harness Cristiano Ronaldo's Influence at Al-Nassr
Al-Nassr Football Club’s recently appointed manager, Luis Castro, has expressed his enthusiasm for the opportunity to work alongside renowned forward Cristiano Ronaldo, acknowledging the Portuguese star’s immense influence on his teammates.
Following his tenure as head coach of Porto, Castro assumed his position at the Saudi Pro League club on July 6, and wasted no time in praising the acquisition of Cristiano Ronaldo, who joined Al-Nassr last season.
“We are thrilled to have one of the greatest players in football history in our ranks. It is truly a cause for celebration to be able to work with him [Ronaldo], as he continues to inspire and motivate many of our colleagues on a daily basis,” Castro stated in an interview with Record.
Castro went on to emphasize the team’s collective responsibility to strive for success and stressed that Ronaldo serves as the team’s unquestionable reference point.
With 19 appearances for Al-Nassr in the previous season, Ronaldo made a significant impact by netting 14 goals and providing two assists across various competitions, solidifying his importance to the team’s overall performance.
The addition of Luis Castro to the Al-Nassr managerial staff is seen as a strategic move aimed at maximizing the potential of the team and further capitalizing on the capabilities of star player Cristiano Ronaldo. Castro’s experience at Porto, coupled with his admiration for Ronaldo, presents a promising combination that is anticipated to propel Al-Nassr to new heights in the upcoming season.
As the Saudi Pro League approaches, football enthusiasts eagerly anticipate witnessing the collaboration between Castro and Ronaldo, which is expected to ignite a renewed sense of ambition and drive within the Al-Nassr squad.