Rafael van der Vaart has said he has a better technique than Cristiano Ronaldo, but has called the Portuguese ‘phenomenon’.
The Dutchman, Rafael van der Vaart, played one season with Ronaldo and has seen enough to praise the Portuguese, he calls him ‘phenomenon’, but technically says he is better than four times “Golden Ball” winner.
“He is a phenomenon. If you train with him you will notice what athlete he is, “said the Dutchman first.
“I can freely say that I have better technique than him . Many may be surprised about this, but so it is, “he added, smiling, who continued praising CR7.
“It’s unbelievable how well prepared he is and the work he does in training,” said the former Real player, among other things.
Ronaldo finished the 2016/17 season with 42 goals in 46 games, winning La Liga and the Champions League, he scored two goals in the final against Juuventus.