“Modric called me after the injury, it was a great honor”

first_imgBefore the mishap, Zaniolo had slipped into the wide list of youngsters controlled by Real Madrid. The white club was not his only suitor, because Juventus was more determined and got to negotiate with him. However, the player, Romanist at heart, he preferred to renew in August and continue to grow in ‘his’ team. He knows what exits he will have if, more done, he decides to take the step. The 2020 of Nicolo Zaniolo (20 years old) started with a very bad leg. Undisputed at Roma and making a name for himself in Europe since 2019, he broke the crusader against Juventus in the Champions League. Now that he begins to advance in his recovery, he has revealed Sky one of the details that most encouraged him: “Modric texted me right after the injury. He called me and it was a great honor to receive a message from a champion like him.” The future of ItalyZaniolo is starting to see the light. The stoppage due to the coronavirus has benefited him so much that it seems incredible. Concerned about the situation in his country, together with Spain, one of the most affected by the pandemic, the pause in soccer allows him to gain a lot of time. It will be difficult for him to play again this season, that hardly changes, but he will not miss the Euro Cup, postponed to 2021. The tournament was one of its main objectives, after which, as planned last summer, it would value its future. 22 In their selection they have indicated him as one of the great references for the next decade. In fact, He was first called up in September 2018, before having debuted in Serie A. His debut with the team of his country would come in March 2019, with five minutes in the 2-0 to Finland and 33 in the 6-0 to Liechtenstein.last_img read more

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