15 December 2011

Cannavaro: "Ballon d'Or? Xavi"

Fabio Cannavaro says that "Barca are one of the best teams in history, a great team," but continues to have confidence in Madrid.

The Italian former Madrid player, Fabio Cannavaro, participated in the program Onda Cero "The first touch", and had no problem recognizing that "Barcelona is one of the best teams in football history."

The former Ballon d'Or winner in the 2006 edition, after captaining the national team to win the world championship title, acknowledged that "I bet by Xavi for the Ballon d'Or because it is right that a Spanish win. Last year was a shame because Xavi and Iniesta did better than Messi. "

Asked about the rivalry between Barcelona and Liga Madrid, Cannavaro was true to his pensamietos, but it was wrong with his former parish. "Barca is a great team, you're wrong once and kill you," warned exfutbolista.

He then explained that "Real Madrid have the quality to win this league, because they are 38 games, not just one, and sometimes you can win, as happened with the Copa del Rey." He also admitted he was "a shame" the defeat of last Saturday and immediately segudio said: "Barcelona are a great team, this can not thwart the work of the team and coach."

Cannavaro also showed their support for Jose Mourinho and Cristiano Ronaldo, and inlcuso said the work of Luis Enrique in front of Rome, recognizing the "good work" being done despite the pressure. (via SPORT)