It’s rare to see someone been dubbed as the new Cristiano Ronaldo and this River Plate revelation is the one to watch.
Lucas Ocampos is drawing comparison with the Real Madrid superstar due to his physique, style of play and considerably good shooting technique. What’s more interesting is the fact that the Argentinian is still 17 years old.
Here is a video to watch if you are interested to learn more about Lucas.
For now, the youngster is reportedly attracting attentions from Chelsea, Manchester United, Inter and Liverpool.
The kid himself admitted that Cristiano Ronaldo is man he like to imitate rather than Lionel Messi.
“I always watch Cristiano Ronaldo , because he plays on the line and cuts inside to produce a shot on goal. And he’s very fast in one on one situations. I try to imitate him. Everybody want to be like Messi, but Ronaldo is the one I like.”
Will Lucas Ocampos follow Gonzalo Higuan’s footsteps and join Real Madrid in the near future where he can be with his idol? Let’s just wait and see.