Gheorghe Hagi, the best European attacking midfielder of the 1980s and the 1990s and a coach to the FC Viitorul recently made a statement stating that Ajax Amsterdam, the Dutch team performed very well in the first leg of Champions league and dominated Real Madrid.
He also appreciated the Croatian footballer, Modric, to the extent that he is the player of the year. According to him, Modric is eight and a half. He helped Croatia and Madrid in the World championship, he plays for a big name and he performs well under that pressure. He is the best midfielder after Hagi, according to him and he thinks of him as an heir to his legacy. “I allowed myself to say that I chose him,” he said. Lately, he has been appreciating a lot of young talents. It is a huge compliment to Ajax and Modric to be appreciated by a legend of all times and it also puts them in a pressure to meet up to his expectation.