An Shuai: Rui Costa used to be a great player, but he still has enough influence.

According to Portuguese media newspaper Ball, Carlo Ancelotti talked about the current Benfica president Rui Costa in an interview. The former Portuguese star was recently named Football person of the year by Ball.
Carlo Ancelotti said: “Rui Costa was one of the greatest players in football and now shows his influence even if not on the pitch.” He not only has a full personality charm, but also does things seriously, honest and reliable. ”
Rui Costa played for AC Milan from July 2001 to May 2006, during which time he worked with Carlo Ancelotti to win the Champions League, the Italian Cup and the European Super Cup in 2002-03, as well as the league title in 2003-04.