Ronaldo hails amazing Beckham

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Brazil legend Ronaldo de Lima had some high praise for his former Real Madrid teammate David Beckham recently.

Ronaldo played alongside Beckham at the Santiago Bernabeu between 2003 and 2007, following the latter's move from Premier League giants Manchester United.

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The former England international was clearly liked by his galactico teammates upon his arrival, with Ronaldo making the player feel welcomed.

“One of the first people that I ever saw was you,” Beckham told Ronaldo on Instagram Live.

“When you walked into the changing room it made me comfortable to be in the club.”

The 2002 World Cup winner then went on wax lyrical about the former Los Blancos midfielder, who enjoyed a good spell in the Spanish top flight.

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“Man, you are amazing,” Ronaldo added.

“For me, you are one of the best of all time in the centre.

"The way you would touch the ball, the way you could get the ball wherever you want, and without looking at me. I should thank you for the many balls you gave to me.”