Your dream player
Paolo Maldini was always an example for me.
Your cult film
Braveheart with Mel Gibson
Your best friend in football
The last few years at Real it was Kaka, before then Thiago Mendes, the former Lyon player now with Atletico Madrid.
Your favourite song
"Oh gente de minha terra" by Mariza.
Play with my kids.
"You must never give up, the important thing is not to reach your goal but to do everything to get there."
Your favourite video game
I play Mario Kart with my kids, a bit of FIFA too.
Your favourite skill
A good tackle.
Your favourite food
Cozido a portuguesa, a mix of meat, vegetables and potatoes.
Your favourite TV show
I don't watch series, mostly just the news.
Your favourite football match
The final with Porto against Celtic Glasgow in 2003. We won in extra-time thanks to a goal from Derlei. The next year we won the Champions League against Monaco.
Your favourite sport outside football