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Kalidou Koulibaly Reacts After Dominating Ronaldo and Al Nassr Stars in Riyadh Derby
- Kalidou Koulibaly has reacted after Al-Hilal's game against Al-Nassr
- The Senegal defender excelled as Al-Hilal beat Al-Nassr in the SPL
- Al-Hilal have opened a seven-point gap with victory over Al-Nassr
Al-Hilal defender Kalidou Koulibaly has congratulated his teammates after a dominant performance in the top-of-the-table clash against Al-Nassr in the Saudi Pro League.
The Senegalese centre-back kept Cristiano Ronaldo mute as the Blue Waves strolled to a 3-0 victory over Al-Nassr, opening a seven-point gap at the top of the table.
Koulibaly took to social media to share his excitement after the game as Al-Hilal continued their impressive campaign in the league.
"14th consecutive win. 7th clean sheet in a row. Magical night. Well done, everyone, let's keep it up!" he posted on X, formerly Twitter.
The 31-year-old enjoyed a good game as he dealt with the threats from Ronaldo, compatriot Sadio Mane and Brazilian winger Anderson Talisca.
Meanwhile, second-half goals from Sergej Milinković-Savić and Aleksandar Mitrovic were enough for the host at the King Fahd Stadium, as reported by Sports Illustrated.
Al-Hilal were without the injured Neymar, who is out for several months after picking an injury during October's international break.
The towering defender joined Al-Hilal in the summer transfer window after leaving English Premier League side Chelsea.
Koulibaly leaves Ronaldo lost in SPL clash
Earlier, Sports Brief reported that Senegal and Al-Hilal defender, Kalidou Koulibaly got the better of 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 part of the game as Al Hilal strolled to victory at the Al Awwal Park.
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Second-half goals from Sergej Milinković-Savić and Aleksandar Mitrovic were enough for the league leaders, as they established a seven-point lead over the Knight of Najd.
Koulibaly goes past Al-Nassr stars with ease
Sports Brief also reported that 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.