Milan star Alexandre Pato says that he thought of Ronaldo
when he scored his goal against Catania last night.
The teenage sensation gave his side the lead in Sicily on 55 minutes when he
rifled home a shot into the bottom corner from long-range.
"When I celebrated, I was thinking of Ronaldo. It was a good feeling, like last
year when I scored in the derby for Internacional," said Pato.
The 18-year-old's goal was not enough to gain all three points for Milan, as
Gionatha Spinesi equalised on 63 minues to earn the home side a share of the
"It went quite well against Catania, I scored and I hope to continue like this,"
Pato told the Gazzetta dello Sport.
"However I am not happy because this goal has not brought a victory to Milan."
Pato is still working his way back to full match sharpness following a nasty
ankle injury against Fiorentina a few weeks ago. 'The Duck' says that he is
confident that he will be back in top form for next week's big Champions League
last 16 second leg tie with Arsenal.
"After my injury I am looking to be back to my best for the match against
Arsenal," Pato concluded.
The first leg at the Emirates Stadium in North London last week finished