Milan Coach Leonardo: Ronaldinho Is The Best In The World

The Brazilian ace is the planet's best player, according to his coach...
Milan coach Leonardo has heaped praise on Ronaldinho following his first Rossoneri hat-trick against Siena.

The Brazilian helped fire his side to a crushing win over the Robur on Sunday as he warms up for the Milan derby later this week. Leonardo is delighted that his man has finally rediscovered his magic in front on goal.

"Ronaldinho has always lived his career like this, transmitting passion and happiness," Leonardo told the press.

"This is what he wants. He is the greatest footballer in the world and he has refound his taste for football."

Leonardo was also keen to remember the other protagonists who have played their part in Ronaldinho's revival.

"He has to thank this team, who could have given up on him when he made mistakes. Instead they supported him and took him to where he is today," he concluded.

Milan are six points behind Inter with a game in hand heading into the derby.