Photos: Social Media Explodes With Reactions After Sighting Cristiano Ronaldo’s Grey Hair

Photos: Social Media Explodes With Reactions After Sighting Cristiano Ronaldo’s Grey Hair

  • Cristiano Ronaldo has become the topic of discussion since moving to Al-Nassr in the January transfer window
  • He will be in action for Rudi Garcia's charges when they take on Abha in the Saudi Pro League
  • Despite ageing, just like fine wine, fans have spotted a feature which indicates the opposite

Cristiano Ronaldo has turned social media upside down, with multiple reactions trickling in from users.

Ronaldo, whose professional career has spanned almost two decades, made the odd yet lucrative move to join Saudi club Al-Nassr after falling out with the rank and file of Manchester United.

Cristiano Ronaldo, grey hair, Al-Nassr
Cristiano Ronaldo's grey hair looks apparent as he enters the twilight of his career. Photo credit: @AlNassrFC_EN @gyaigyimii
Source: Twitter

Since moving to the Middle East, the five-time Ballon d'Or appear to have rediscovered his old form, which made him a dreaded proposition to opponents during his heydays in Europe.

The 38-year-old has bagged eight goals in his last seven games as he eyes the Saudi Pro League title and the King Cup.

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However, a photo of Ronaldo, which suggest the Portuguese phenomenon is nearing the end of his career, has sparked massive reactions from social media users.

In the said photo, seen by Sports Brief, an eagle-eyed user spotted grey hair on Ronaldo.

How fans reacted to Ronaldo's grey hair?

@gyaigyimii, a dyed-in-the-wool Ronaldo fan, eulogized the Al-Nassr captain:

"We are getting closer to the end of an era. Enjoy him while you can. The Greatest that was, the greatest, and the Greatest that will ever be."

@x_trailblazer wrote:

"We are getting closer to the end of an era FULL STOP."

@Bigshaker_ hinted he will be moved to tears if Ronaldo retires from football:

"Walahi if Ronaldo retires that day I go cry aswr herrh!"

Another fan @og_patrick22 tweeted:

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"End of an era. I'm happy to witness his greatness."

@kwaku_majesty simply said:

"Forever the Greatest."

Fan travels 28 hours to watch Ronaldo

Sports Brief previously reported that a young football fan made the hard yet worthwhile journey of travelling to watch his idol, Cristiano Ronaldo, in Saudi Arabia.

The unidentified fan made the trip to Al-Nassr's home fixture against Abha in the Saudi King Cup.

In a photo making the rounds on social media, the fan, who was sported at the Mrsool Park with a placard, revealed he travelled 28 hours to watch the 38-year-old former Man United ace in action