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Buffon: Ronaldo caused me all kinds of trouble

Serie A By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 05/09/2017

Buffon: Ronaldo caused me all kinds of trouble

Juventus goal keeper Gianluigi Buffon has heaped praises on Ronaldo, he was quoted saying that the striker caused him all kind of trouble as he lauded on the attacker.

Ronaldo de Lima has already made history before the emergence of Real Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona Lionel Messi in World football.

Buffon: Ronaldo caused me all kinds of trouble

The Brazilian forward was the player to rely on when goals are needed he won titles with PSV, Barcelona, Inter Milan and Real Madrid while on the country side he won two World Cup trophies in 1994 and 2002 as he won the FIFA World Player of the Year awards and two Ballon d’Or.

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Asked which strikers caused him the most problems, veteran Italy international Buffon heaped praise on the 40-year-old.

"The striker who caused me all kinds [of trouble] was Ronaldo, the Brazilian one," Buffon, 39, told Marca.

"He was the perfect player, as he had power, speed, intuition technical skills and quickness. He was a jaw-dropping player.

"It seemed like he was created in a lab."

Ronaldo earned 98 caps for Brazil following his debut in 1994, scoring 62 goals – only second to all-time leader Pele who has 77 goals for the Selacao.