Ronaldo ranked 3rd in list of Saudi Pro League’s top-performing players

Grace Ihesiulo
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Cristiano Ronaldo

Al-Nassr captain, Cristiano Ronaldo is ranked third on a list of the top performers in the Saudi Pro League (SPL) despite his stunning run of form so far this season.

According to a list compiled by Sofascore (via SportBible), Ronaldo is behind Al Fateh midfielder Mourad Batna, who occupies the top spot with a 8.11 average match rating for his seven goals and seven assists this season.

Batna is closely followed by Al Ittihad’s Igor Coronado, who is in second position with an average rating of 8.09 for his nine goal contributions this term.

Despite scoring 16 goals in 17 appearances for Al-Nassr this season, Ronaldo is in third place with an average rating of 8.07.

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Ronaldo’s tally is more than Batna and Coronado’s put together and the former Manchester United forward also has seven assists to his name.

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Behind Ronaldo are Al Ittihad striker Karim Benzema (fourth), who has an average rating of 8.03 for his nine goals in the league and Al Hilal’s Salem Al-Dawsari who completes the top five with a rating of 8.02.

Other popular footballers in the rankings are Riyad Mahrez (ninth, 7.71 rating), N’Golo Kante (16th, 7.54 rating), Aleksandar Mitrovic (20th, 7.46 rating), Jordan Henderson and Sadio Mane (both 24th, 7.41 rating).

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