The president of Real Madrid spoke of the departure of Sergio Ramos, which aroused emotion among Merengue supporters.
Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has made it clear that while an agreement could not be reached on a new contract, Sergio Ramos will always be welcome at the club.
Ramos leaves after 16 years at Real Madrid, as he goes in search of a new challenge elsewhere.
“It’s not an easy day because you are special to me. I wish you happiness and I want you to know that this will always be your home,” Florentino Perez told Ramos.
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“A legend like you will always be one of Real Madrid’s great ambassadors. The Real Madrid president paid tribute to Ramos and how he went above and beyond the high expectations that accompanied his arrival at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu.
“I will never forget September 8, 2005, when Sergio arrived at the Bernabeu to be introduced,” Florentino Perez recalled. “He had a huge desire to conquer the world, it was my first signing from a Spanish player, a kid from Camas with a huge desire, a signing that was not easy, but we were convinced that his arrival was going to be mark an era “.
“Sixteen years have passed and you have had one of the most spectacular careers in the history of our club. You were almost a child and I am extremely proud of what you have accomplished.”
“You are one of the great legends of Real Madrid. Thank you for standing up for the badge and our jersey. For the Real Madrid fans who love this club, you will always be the man of La Decima; the 93rd minute to Lisbon is what this club means to millions of people. “