Sergio Ramos boasts of strong ties to his former club Real Madrid, though they have severed ties with him. After 16 years of playing El Clasicos against Barcelona captain Lionel Messi, the Real captain is a Paris Saint-Germain newbie. And among other news of football live today, Ramos is a huge Messi fan, he can now openly admit.
So now, the new PSG boy confesses that Barcelona superstar “Lionel Messi will always have a role in my team”.
Veteran defender Sergio Ramos lined up against iconic Argentine Lionel Messi on many occasions in Spain’s top flight, La Liga.
But now, the former Real Madrid captain is taking on a new challenge at PSG. We reported him to be one of PSG’s best football player transfers this summer.
Football Live Today – Ramos Is a Huge Messi Fan
Sergio Ramos is taking on a new challenge in France because he is among the latest inbound transfers at PSG.
And he’s express excitement over seeing links crop up between Messi and PSG, amid the uncertainty surrounding his expired contract.
The 35-year-old even admits to being a big fan of a six-time Ballon d’Or winner.
A veteran defender at Real Madrid, the Spain international spent many La Liga seasons locking horns with the Argentine forward.
Then, his role as Blancos captain preventing him from lauding the efforts of a Clasico rival. But now, no such restrictions are holding him back and so, he’s gushed over his former rival captain openly.
“I like to play with the best players and Messi has been one of the best in the world,” Ramos has told TNT Sports.
“I have always said that Messi will always have a role in my team.”
Ramos also admitted to admiring Neymar, his former rival from Barcelona and imminent teammate at PSG, when he said:
“Despite the fact that he was at Barca and I was at Real Madrid, I have a very good relationship with him.
“In those years of rivalry we formed a relationship and he has been sending me messages encouraging me to come to PSG.
“It is always appreciated that the stars encourage you to come.”