Why Kaka called Cristiano Ronaldo the icon of modern football?
Brazilian star Ricardo Kaka said that Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are the icon of modern football. The previous Ballon d’Or victor is the last player to lift the desired prize before the predominance of Ronaldo and Messi started, and said the two are setting another standard for the amusement. “Lionel Messi is a maestro and Cristiano is a icon of modern football,” the 33-year-old, getting prepared for his second Major League Soccer season with Orlando City.
Kaka called Cristiano Ronaldo the icon of modern football
“He is a solid player, rules the ball with both feet, heads the ball well, hits his extra shots and that is the reason I say he is the icon of modern football. Obviously, these two characterize the football of their era. They are the stars of the game.“
Kaka won a Serie A title and in addition the Champions League, two UEFA Super Cups, the FIFA Club World Cup and the Italian Supercoppa in his first spell with AC Milan somewhere around 2003 and 2009. Following four years at Real Madrid, he came back to Milan for the 2013-14 season before leaving toward the end of that battle to come back to Brazil.
While the 2007 UEFA Champions League victor’s days at Real Madrid won’t be recognized as the best spell of his vocation, he said: “I don’t think you can discuss disappointment or that I didn’t win my keep. Clearly, it was an affair that was altogether different from the one I lived in Milan, however by the day’s end, I scored 29 goals in 120 matches more than four years. We won three titles.“
Kaka said injuries had hampered his consistency amid his vocation.
“It was exceptionally troublesome mentally in light of the fact that you don’t know when you will have the capacity to return,” he said. “There is dependably that fear. I had two knee surgeries. Those were extremely agonizing times, however exceptionally valuable for my self-awareness.”