By Rune Gjerulff@runegjerulff

Kroos opens up on famous boot ritual: "People think I'm crazy"

Germany and Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos has revealed how meticulously he takes care of his boots.

On Tuesday, Germany and Real Madrid star Toni Kroos announced that he will retire from football at the end of the season.

Over the course of his career, the 34-year-old has become known for his amazing passing skills and ability to dictate a game, but also for his extraordinary boot ritual.

In an interview earlier this season, Kroos explained just how carefully he takes care of his boots before and after every training session.

Check out what he said below.

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