Portuguese football legend Cristiano Ronaldo received an enthusiastiwholcome from fans as he arrived with his Al Nassr teammates to play against Iran’s Persepolis in the Asian Champions League.
Al Nassr had to cancel their training in Iran due to mobs of fans that wanted to see Ronaldo. Al Nassr will play Iranian champions, Persepolis in the Asian Champions League today.
Hundreds of football fans also stormed into a hotel in Tehran on Monday, hoping for a glimpse of star player Cristiano Ronaldo after he arrived with his Saudi teammates ahead of a game.
Chanting “Ronaldo, Ronaldo,” the fans pushed past police, filling the corridors and public spaces of the Espians Palace Hotel.