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Deportivo La Coruna great Djalminha: Vinicius Junior no crack

Deportivo La Coruna great Djalminha has questioned the hype around Real Madrid whiz Vinicius Junior.

Put to him that Vinicius is a "crack", Djalminha scoffed.

He told Marca: "Ufff, the word crack is very limited for me. There are very few in the world. Vinicius has a lot of potential, but he's more about speed, he can't carry a team by himself. He plays more out wide, he doesn't command the team from the centre."

On new Real signing Rodrygo Goes, he added: "He's a great dribbler and more technical than Vinicius, but not as quick. But even so: he's very young and I'm not sure he can win from the first day. [Real] Madrid is Madrid and he has to have patience."

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