The British publication, FourFourTwo, have broadcasted the words of Spain national team head coach Luis Enrique concerning Atletico Madrid midfielder Rodri.
According to the former Barcelona manager, the 22-year-old hotshot has all characteristics to become a ‘new Sergio Busquets.’
Although Rodri is yet to establish himself as a regular starter at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano following his summer’s arrival from Villarreal, Enrique seems to be a huge fan of the prosperous youngster.
“I have already spoken about their similarities,” he told a news conference.
“It’s not good to give too much praise and he is very young, but Rodri comes across as very professional and prepared mentally.
“He can reach Busquets’ level and maybe surpass it. Who knows what limits he has?”
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Now it’s up to the Rodri to give his answer on the field, but a comparison with a figure such as Busquets can only be flattering.
The highly-rated midfielder will in the Spain squad for the matches against Wales and England along with Busquets, as well as, his two Atletico companions, Saul Niguez and Koke.