One sports blog said it perfectly: “Dream come true for Daniel Padilla as he meets idol Stephen Curry.

We all can imagine how it must have felt like as we are also fans ourselves.

stepniel6-090515 Daniel was given the rare opportunity to meet basketball superstar Stephen Curry during his Manila visit last September 5, 2015. The meeting took place at the Fairmont Hotel in Makati City. When asked what he thought of Philippine Teen King, Curry only had nice words to say:

I think that might have been the first time that he was speechless… I appreciate his support and being one of his 4.5 million Twitter followers.

Daniel, during an interview with TV Patrol’s MJ Felipe, said that he was so in awe of his idol that he couldn’t even speak or remember what video they filmed together. He also mentioned that Curry gave him a pair of his signature shoes – to say that he was elated would be an understatement.

Watch Daniel’s full interview below: