One of the greatest players to ever play the game, Cristiano Ronaldo The sport has achieved an unprecedented legacy.
The 36-year-old is still one of the best in the world, and his performance at Euro once again highlighted his world-class qualities. Having said that, every footballer faces a downturn in his career during his 30s and Ronaldo, despite his incredible fitness, is no different.
Many players have been dubbed the next Cristiano Ronaldo, but few have lived up to their potential. However, some young players have been carving their own path in recent seasons and could emulate the Portuguese superstar’s career.
We look at 5 footballers who can handle the legacy of Cristiano Ronaldo.
#5 Joao Felix (Atletico Madrid)