The Portuguese national team star, Cristiano Ronaldo, published a “mysterious” video clip that raised doubts about his footballing future, amid rumors and conflicting news about his next destination.
Ronaldo posted the video clip on his Instagram account, Sunday, hours before the Qatar 2022 World Cup final, between Argentina and France, during which the Argentine national team succeeded in winning the title for the third time in its history.
In the video clip, Ronaldo appeared performing exercises in the gym, “the gym”, and in the background a Portuguese song says the words: “You don’t know me, don’t cry too much for me.”
Last month, Ronaldo terminated his contract by mutual consent with Manchester United, after the Portuguese star conducted a television interview with journalist Piers Morgan, during which he attacked the club’s management and the former and current coaching staff of the Red Devils.
The 37-year-old Ronaldo, who won the Golden Ball award for the best player in the world five times, fought the 2022 World Cup, on a mission to prove that he could still make the difference with his country, according to “Reuters”.
But Ronaldo ended the competition as a substitute in Portugal’s 1-0 loss to Morocco in the quarter-finals before his country’s national team bid farewell to the World Cup, and the veteran striker left the match crying while leaving the stadium.
The year 2022 was not the best year in Ronaldo’s professional career, but in fact it was his worst year “on a personal or professional level,” according to the newspaper.MarcaSpanish Sports.
Ronaldo is still looking for a new club to move to for free in the next winter Mercato, and the words of the “song” accompanying the video clip may provide a small indication of how the Portuguese star feels about all the rumors circulating about him, according to “Marca”.
The newspaper refers to the news about Ronaldo receiving an offer from Saudi Arabia for $ 200 million per season, but indicates his desire to “continue to compete in the Champions League.”
And in early December, after a match with Switzerland.
Ronaldo responded to the news of his joining the Saudi club Al-Nasr with two words, saying: “incorrect“.
And the account of the sports department on the official Saudi news channel published a video on Twitter, on Wednesday, showing a press question directed to Ronaldo during his participation in the Qatar World Cup, regarding his joining Al-Nasr Club and his answer to it as he walked towards the dressing room after the match that brought his team together with Switzerland at Lusail Stadium in the final price. World Cup 2022.
Marca talks about news and rumors about the possibility of Ronaldo joining clubs such as Chelsea or Newcastle United in the English Premier League, “Premier League”, but the “biggest rumor” is the possible return of Real Madrid (Royal), according to the newspaper.