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Luis Castro, Jorge Jesus Pick The Foreigners For Champions League Duty

Written By Jacobs Dunga

Both teams play their fifth game of the group stage in the AFC Champions League.

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Al Nassr manager Luis Castro has named the foreigners he will be parading in Monday’s Champions League encounter.


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The former Porto manager on Champions League days is expected to name the five players that’ll join other domestic professionals as they take on Persepolis.

The quintet of Cristiano Ronaldo, Sadio Mane, Aymeric Laporte, Marcelo Nrozovic and Otavio have been chosen to represent the other foreign players.

Al Nassr have a perfect record in the group with twelve points from four games and already as good as having one foot in the next round.

The yellow and blue club have a five point advantage over their opponents who sit second and a draw will confirm their qualification to the next round.

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In the same vein, Al Nassr’s next league opponents and eternal rivals Al Hilal also named the five foreign players travelling to Uzbekistan for a Champions League clash.

Jorge Jesus has selected Aleksander Mitrovic, Sergej Milinkovic Savic, Kalidou Koulibaly, Malcom and Yassine Bounou for the all important clash against Navbahor Namangan.

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Both teams are locked on ten points after four games and a victory for the Saudi Arabian giants will more than guarantee a place in the next round.

Jorge Jesus’ men are unbeaten in all competitions this season and sit top of their group on gals difference.

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