As a Manchester United player, Jadon Sancho reveals Cristiano Ronaldo as his biggest inspiration and has committed to putting in his best at the club just like the Portuguese star.
Apparently, Cristiano Ronaldo is an inspiration to many young careers in football especially players at Old Trafford where the iconic number ‘7’ jersey is a pointer of the legacy that Ronaldo created at the club.
Surprisingly, upon joining Manchester United, Jadon Sancho reveals Cristiano Ronaldo as his biggest inspiration, despite the fact that both have different playing style.
Sancho had wanted the number seven “7” Jersey at Manchester United just like his inspiration Ronaldo, when he represented the Red Devils. However, the jersey number is currently worn by Edinson Cavani.
Sancho is currently wearing the jersey number 25 at Old Trafford and is hopeful that at the depature of Edison Cavani, he might take over the number 7 jersey, in honour of the iconic football star and inspiration Cristiano Ronaldo.
Jadon Sancho Reveals Cristiano Ronaldo as His Biggest Inspiration
Jadon Sancho reveals Cristiano Ronaldo as his biggest inspiration in one of his interviews as reported by Metro. Sancho’s admiration of the Portuguese forward goes beyond just about his pattern of play on the pitch. To him [Sancho], the accomplishments of in Cristiano Ronaldo’s entire career is a great motivation for him despite having different style of play.
“Who do I model my game on?
“I feel like everyone is different, I have different attributes to other players but Cristiano Ronaldo. What he’s done in his career is a fantastic thing. He started at Sporting Lisbon and then he came to Manchester so it’s always good to see these iconic players come through iconic clubs. It’s nice to see. I’m Eager to win. Determined to win trophies. Goals and assists. A bit of skills here and there.”