Manchester City stars send Saudi National Day message to fans in the Kingdom

One of the English Premier League’s top clubs, Manchester City, has congratulated the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the occasion of its 91st National Day.

Two of the club’s 2020/2021 title-winning stars, Portuguese midfielder Bernardo Silva and defender Joao Cancelo, wished Saudi Arabia a happy ‘National Day’ in a video posted on the Abu Dhabi-owned club’s Arabic Twitter channel.

“We wish a Happy National Day to all in Saudi Arabia,” Silva said.

“Happy National Day to all in Saudi Arabia,” fellow countryman Cancelo said in the 19-second video.

The video has received nearly 50,000 views since it was posted on the @CityArabia account, which has more than 5 million followers.

Meanwhile, the same video was also tweeted on the English Premier League’s Arabic twitter account (@EPLWorld), and has attracted more than 63,000 views.