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Ronaldo joins Saudi football club for $200 million a year

Every week, Ronaldo will be getting about one million dollars from the Saudi club. With this deal, Ronaldo has become the highest-paid soccer player in the world.

A renowned football legend _ Cristiano Ronaldo has signed a deal with Saudi Arabian football club till the year 2025 to earn about $200 million a year.

Al Nassr of Saudi Arabia announced the landmark deal for Middle Eastern soccer that will bring one of Europe’s biggest stars to Jeddah. Rolando, who belongs to Portugal, is famous the world over for his wonderful style of playing football.

Saudi Arabia’s Al Nassr club announced the deal through its Twitter account. Saudi club has shared a picture of the five-time Ballon d’Or holding up the team’s jersey after signing of the deal.

“This is a signing that will inspire our club to achieve greater success and influence our league, our nation, and future generations, to be the best version of themselves,” the club wrote.

It is a landmark deal that may be the last one in the career of Cristiano Ronaldo. 

According to media reports, Ronaldo could be earning around $200 million a year from the deal.

In simple worlds, every week, Ronaldo will be getting about one million dollars from the Saudi club. With this deal, Ronaldo has become the highest-paid soccer player in the world.

Ronaldo said he was “eager to experience a new football league in a different country _ Saudi Arabia.”

Javed Mahmood
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I am an experienced writer, analyst, and author. My exposure in English journalism spans more than 28 years. In the past, I have been working with daily The Muslim (Lahore Bureau), daily Business Recorder (Lahore/Islamabad Bureaus), Daily Times, Islamabad, daily The Nation (Lahore and Karachi). With daily The Nation, I have served as Resident Editor, Karachi. Since 2009, I have been working as a Freelance Writer/Editor for American organizations.

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