When you think of Real Madrid, you think of Raul. The Spanish striker scored 323 goals in 741 games and is the 2nd highest goal scorer with the record for most appearances for Real Madrid. He was loved by teammates and managers and described as a McLaren, a winner and (Jesús Gil’s) ‘bete noire’.
Here are 11 best quotes about Real Madrid legend, Raul.
I once said that Raúl is like a Ferrari and now I think he is like a McLaren, Fernando Alonso’s car.
I think he is the greatest player to have ever played the game. He walks on the turf and astounds. It is utterly amazing.
He is a winner. He is the inheritance of Real Madrid.
Raúl is one of the best of Europe. He is Real Madrid’s spirit. He is like Matthäus for us: indispensable, and with a bad haircut.
When he plays, in his mind there is only the goal; it’s the football essence. Every time they do something, you stand up over your seat.
Sir Alex Ferguson
Real buy these big players like Figo, Zidane and Ronaldo but I think the best player in the world is Raúl.
For me I would say my favourite players in Europe are Raúl and Figo.
I’d sign him right here and now, and I’d go wherever it takes to land a player like that, he’s a “Crack” (a “match changing” player) player and I’m a fan of everything that he does.
Raúl is my bete noire.
We all know what Raúl represents, not only for his team, but also for football.
I want to wish the captain good luck because he has been a tower of strength for many people and for the team, and he’s been a person that a lot of people should look up to because he is very dedicated to what he does and what he believes in