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Mavericks rookie Luka Doncic praised Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo, lauding him for his incredible career.

Doncic, who himself played for the Real Madrid basketball team from 2015-18, revealed that he met the Portuguese legend during his time at Real Madrid.

“Yes, I’ve met [Cristiano Ronaldo]. He’s one the greatest players in the world, in the history of football [soccer] and he always has been,” told Doncic.