Luka Doncic joined Steve Nash to talk about Real Madrid, first meeting with Cristiano Ronaldo

Luka Doncic, LeBron James
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Dallas Mavericks young superstar Luka Doncic talked to NBA legend Steve Nash about soccer. The 21-year-old Slovenian, like most kids in Europe, was a soccer fan growing up and was playing the game too.

As it turns out, he was a Real Madrid fan right from his childhood, even before he moved to Spain to join Madrid’s basketball team. Doncic also shared his experience meeting Cristiano Ronaldo for the first time in person, when soccer and basketball players of Real were having a joint Christmas dinner.

For then a 16-year-old Luka it was very nervous. “I was so nervous, I couldn’t even talk, so I didn’t ask anything,” he revealed.