The German international and Arsenal FC’s midfielder Mesut Özil has claimed that the Portuguese international and Real Madrid’s ace Cristiano Ronaldo is an amazing player and one of the greatest in the world and in history.


The Portuguese ace Cristiano Ronaldo, who is favourite to win this year's Ballon d'Or after winning both the Champions League and Euro 2016 has recently penned new a new contract at Real Madrid on Monday, running until 2021 and according to his former teammate Mesut Ozil, Ronaldo is "one of the greatest in history" and says his ability made the German a better player.

The 28-year-old Ozil, who has played three years alongside Cristiano Ronaldo during his days at Santiago Bernabeu  has recently admitted in an interview that the Real Madrid’s ace is an amazing player also one of the greatest in the world and in history, who made him better on the pitch 

As Ozil said,

"I've never seen someone like him," 

"He's the first in the dressing room and the last out. He's very professional and always wants to fight, even in the training sessions.”

"I really enjoyed playing with him, he made me better on the pitch. He's a good guy and a good friend. Of course, I gave him a lot of assists! If I gave him two assists, he would score twice.

"He is an amazing player. One of the greatest in the world and in history."