Uruguay legend Diego Forlan states that Federico Valverde can take over from Sergio Ramos as Real Madrid’ s key man in the future.
Diego Forlan has actually backed midfielder Federico Valverde to end up being as crucial to Real Madrid as Sergio Ramos
While the veteran defender has actually delighted in a famous trophy- packed profession at the Bernabeu, Valverde has actually only simply developed himself as an essential component in midfield.
Nevertheless, at a time when Ramos’s long-lasting future at Los Blancos remains in doubt, Forlan has actually tipped his Uruguayan compatriot to enjoy a long profession at the La Liga giants.
Speaking With Radio Marca, Forlan stated: “He has the conditions to be able to keep growing. He’s an excellent lad, an excellent specialist. Due to the fact that we might currently see it, I’m not shocked by what we are seeing from him.
“He is growing in confidence, maturity, experience and Madrid’s fans will enjoy him for many, many years. I would even go as far as to say that he can be in midfield what Sergio Ramos is becoming in defence.”
Twenty-one-year-old Valverde has actually just recently penned a five-year contract at Madrid.