Kalidou Koulibaly: Ex Chelsea Star Dribbles Past Mane, Two Others in Al Hilal vs Al Nassr Tie, Video

Kalidou Koulibaly: Ex Chelsea Star Dribbles Past Mane, Two Others in Al Hilal vs Al Nassr Tie, Video

Raphael Abiola
updated at December 1, 2023 at 9:54 PM
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  • Kalidou Koulibaly showed class in Al-Hilal's win over Al-Nassr in the Saudi Pro League
  • The former Chelsea defender humiliated fellow countryman Sadio Mane in the game
  • Mane was not the only player the former Napoli captain dribbled past in the match

Former Chelsea defender Kalidou Koulibaly got the better of fellow countryman Sadio Mane and two of his other teammates with a cheeky dribble during Al-Hilal's tie with Al-Nassr.

Al-Hilal extended their lead on top of the Saudi Pro League table with a 3-0 win over the Knights of Najd at the King Fahd International Stadium on Friday, December 1.

Goals from Serbian internationals Milinkovic-Savic and Aleksandar Mitrovic gave the league leaders the deserved win over Luis Castro's men.

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Kalidou Koulibaly and Sadio Mane during Saudi Pro League game between Al-Hilal and Al-Nassr. Photo: @footsen221.
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In a viral video shared on social media, Koulibaly sensationally dribbled past Mane and two other Al-Nassr players.

However, Milinkovic-Savic's header from a Saed Abdulhamid cross gave the home side the lead four minutes after the hour mark.

Two minutes later, Mitrovic added another to double the home side lead.

The former Newcastle United striker added another in the 68th minute to seal all three points for the Blue Waves.

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Koulibaly 'destroys' Ronaldo with clever dribble

Earlier, Sport Brief reported that Koulibaly got the better of Cristiano Ronaldo after leaving the Portuguese ace stuck with a lovely dribble in the match against Al-Nassr.

The former Chelsea defender managed to keep the five-time Ballon d'Or winner mute for most of the game as Al Hilal strolled to victory at the Al Awwal Park.

Koulibaly majestically controlled a long ball from the Al-Nassr half before calmly dribbling the former Real Madrid star.

Mane jokes as Al-Nassr players celebrate Ronaldo

Sports Brief also reported on Mane making a hilarious comment as Al-Nassr players celebrated Cristiano Ronaldo following his 40-goal achievement in 2023.

The Portuguese superstar returned from the international break to a lovely surprise from his teammates, who presented him with a cake to mark his latest milestone.

Ronaldo surpassed Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland with his goals for Portugal during the EURO 2024 qualifiers.

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Raphael Abiola is a Nigerian Sports Journalist with over five years of experience. He obtained a B.Tech degree in Computer Science from the Federal University of Technology, Akure, in 2015.