Real Madrid star Kroos: Ramos is the best captain a player can have
Toni Kroos has praised the leadership qualities ofReal Madrid defender Sergio Ramos, saying he is the best captain any player could have.
Since joining Madrid from Sevilla in 2005, Ramos has amassed an impressive collection of trophies with the Spanish giants.
Speaking about the Blancos captain on Einfach Mal Luppen, a podcast Kroos hosts with his brother, the midfielder said that his side are lucky to have a captain like Ramos.
"When Ramos has an opinion, he expresses it for the good of the team, without any reservations. And that was unlike anything I had ever seen before. So if we talk about captains, in my opinion, he is the best you can have,” Kroos explained.
The German is embarking on his seventh season with Madrid and as he takes on more of a leadership role with the Spanish champions, he believes that watching Ramos has helped set an example for him.
“I’m more than happy to have Sergio as my captain. I learned a lot from him and he learned a lot from me, I have to admit. He is someone who implements everything incredibly well and he’s someone who is listened to in the club by everyone. Sergio leads by example.”
Kroosmade43 appearances across all competitions for Madrid last term, taking his overall tally to 278 since joining the club fromBayern Munichin 2014.
Despite a disappointing Champions League exit to Manchester City last season, Kroos said earlier this month that there is nobody he'd rather have leading his team than current head coach Zinedine Zidane.
"He knows exactly what makes them tick and what it's like to be a Real Madrid player.He applies this knowledge superbly,"Kroostold Swiss publicationBlick.
"He's incredibly good at managing this group of stars.He meets every player at eye level, brings everyone on board and has everything around Real under control.
Source : goal.com
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