TitSaudi Pro League: Ronaldo's poor start continues Al Nassr, 2-0 loss to Al Teawoun le 2
All the stars - Cristiano Ronaldo, Sadio Mane, Anderson Talisca and Marcelo Brozovic - failed to score for the wasteful Al Nassr.
A header from a corner by Cameroon's Leandre Tawamby put the visitors ahead in the 20th minute
as five-man defender Al Taawouna and a commanding goalkeeper frustrated Ronaldo and Al Nassra th
roughout the night and substitute Ahmed Bahusayn leveled the scores. Recovery time during the game.
Al Nassra's 2-1 defeat by Steven Gerrard's Al Ettifaq in the opening weekend was due to many of their star players resting after winning the Arab Club Champions Cup 48 hours earlier
But they were all back on the pitch and fell to Al Taawoun, who executed a great game plan of numerical defense and counterattacks through speedy Brazilian winger Mateus.
Al Nassr struggled to find the attacking rhythm as they defeated Al Taawoun 24-8, but the visitors had just five shots on target while the visitors had six.
Anderson Talisca missed several headers in the penalty area, Sadio Mane had a goal disallowed
there was a late shot on the goal line, Cristiano Ronaldo hit the offside post and Marcelo Br
ozovic shot directly on target.
goalkeeper on a frustrating evening for the hosts.