Arjen Robben reckons the criticism that Mario Gotze is facing at the moment is going to turn him to a better player.
Just about a year back, Gotze had emerged as an absolute hero after making his national team the World Champion.
He was the sole goal scorer in the title match of FIFA World Cup 2014.
But, like every other youngster in the professional circuit, he has also suffered a bit of a slump in form and is currently looking a very, very ordinary player.
All of a sudden, people have started finding a lot of negative things in his game and he is being handed criticism from all quarters, but, according to Robben, the youngster is quite unfazed and is not panicking at all.
Talking to a website, the Dutchman said, “It happens in everybody’s career. You’ve got to go through such phases and Mario knows that. He will develop and come out stronger.”
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