Al Nassr closes gap, sustaining winning streak toward league leaders
RIYADH — Al Nassr maintained a winning streak, closing in on league leaders.
At the end of the 13th round of the Saudi Professional League, Al Nassr's 3-1 victory against Al Wehda secured 31 points, reducing the point difference with league leaders Al Hilal to 4 points.
Al Nassr's comfortable win in Makkah marked a significant moment as Brazilian Alex Telles, defender Abdulilah Al-Amri, and Cristiano Ronaldo netted three goals, advancing their position in the league. Ronaldo's goal further solidified his lead as the top scorer.
Despite a disallowed goal and a late strike by Anselmo for Al Wehda, the victory secured Al Nassr's dominance, while Al Wehda faced yet another setback, maintaining their ninth position in the league.