“One of the greatest full backs”: Rico Lewis on Kyle Walker

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Man City’s young defender Rico Lewis considers Kyle Walker as one of the greatest Premier League defenders ever. The 18 year old had nothing but praises for the veteran right back when asked. Lewis, himself considered one of the best wonderkids for England, acknowledging a legend of English Football came as a heartwarming gesture for City and English fans. Kyle Walker has had a phenomenal career in England with Spurs and City. Walker has spent his entire career in England, from Sheffield, Northampton, Villa, Spurs and then to City. He has won a Champions League, five league titles, two FA Cups, one Super Cup, and four English League Cups. Much of his success came at Man City but he was phenomenal at Tottenham as well.

Rico Lewis the next City star praises Kyle Walker

Rico at the age of 18 years has already achieved one Champions league winner medal, one Premier League title, one Super Cup, one FA Cup, two U-21 Premier Leagues and two English Youth Leagues. Beginning his career at the Man City academy, Rico has worked his way above the ranks to the first team. Pep Guardiola has already hailed Lewis several times before the media, even saying he is one of the best players he has ever coached. Words like these coming from the legendary Pep already has much weight, considering the players he has coached. The City starlet when asked about which player has guided him the most in first team, named Kyle Walker. He went on to add that Kyle Walker is the greatest full back the Premier League has ever seen. The 33 year old was praised by the young fullback for his quality as well as his guidance on and off the field.

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