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AC Milan icon Sacchi talks up Juventus striker Paulo Dybala

AC Milan icon Arrigo Sacchi is full of praise for Juventus striker Paulo Dybala.

Sacchi spoke to La Nacion about the Argentine.

“I spoke to [Milan President] Silvio Berlusconi two years ago, and I told him to get Maurizio Sarri when he was Empoli Coach," Sarri revealed.

“Also Dybala as a player, who was then at Palermo. Dybala is a phenomenon, he's a great player and a great guy. I always look at the man first.

“When I signed Frank Rijkaard I sent a man I trusted to [Real] Zaragoza for 20 days to watch how he trained, what he ate, how he behaved with rivals and teammates.

“When I was wrong, I was wrong about the man and not about the footballer. Dybala is fantastic and I'm sure he's going to improve a lot.

“Icardi as a man is less reliable than Dybala. If he improves as a man he'll grow because he also has a lot of talent."

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