Former Real Salt Lake young gun Velasquez has settled well in New York and has indicated that a lot has to do with the influence of Spain's all-time leading scorer.
"Unbelievable person. All the success he's had and all that he's done, he's still as humble as can be," Velasquez told MLSsoccer.com.
"He's the guy I go to if I have any problems or if I need help with anything. I can learn incredible amounts of football from him."
Velasquez added: "We're actually really good friends. He's a guy who brings me sometimes to training or different places."
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