The Juventus legend and former Czech Republic international Pavel Nedved has heaped praise on Emre Can.
Can has been one of the stars of the 2015 UEFA European Under-21 Championship’s and is playing in his preferred midfield position.
The Liverpool star scored a goal in Germany’s opening game and provided an assist for Keven Volland in the second game against Denmark. Can also played the full 90 minuted in Germany U21’s 1-1 draw with Czech Republic U21.
When asked whom he would choose for Juve from the German U21 team Nedved told Goal, “That’s very easy. It would be Emre Can. He has basically everything,”
“Can has an excellent technique and radiates a lot of team spirit.”
Germany have qualified to the Semi Finals after finishing second in group A behind Denmark U21. Emre Can’s side will take on the winner of Group B who are Portugal.
The Liverpool star made a total of 27 appearances for the Premier League outfit this season and also featured in the FA Cup and Europa League.