Cristiano Ronaldo: How superstar 'has changed everything' about Saudi football

Cristiano Ronaldo of Al-Nassr gestures during the Saudi Pro League match between Al-Ittihad and Al-Nassr at the King Abdullah Sport City Stadium on March 9, 2023 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
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Cristiano Ronaldo's move to Al-Nasser has completely transformed the Saudi top flight, says another of the division's overseas players.

Speaking to FourFourTwo for the latest issue available to buy, Kaku – a Paraguay international who plays for Al-Taawoun – explained the transformative impact of Ronaldo's arrival in the Saudi Pro League.

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Tom Hancock

Tom Hancock started freelancing for FourFourTwo in April 2019 and has also written for the Premier League and Opta Analyst, among others. He supports Wycombe Wanderers and has a soft spot for Wealdstone. A self-confessed statto, he has been known to watch football with a spreadsheet (or several) open...