Fernando Alonso: Schumacher has always been my idol
Fernando Alonso revealed that when he took his first steps in Formula One, he was extremely excited about the fact that he could race against the legendary Michael Schumacher, who was always his role model.
Alonso concluded his Formula One career at the end of last season, winning two World Cup titles. The Spaniard revealed that he enjoyed his fight with Michael Schumacher the most in his career.
“I went my own way, but Michael Schumacher was always my role model. I remember our fights in Imola or Magny Cours. For me, the fact that I was able to race against him was something amazing. My best career move was the one at Suzuka of the year 2005. It was a tremendous maneuver against an exceptional racer. “