In a statement released on Wednesday evening, Real Madrid announced the departure of their captain Sergio Ramos. The central defender, at the end of his contract and courted by PSG, will hold a press conference on Thursday.
It’s the end for Sergio Ramos at Real Madrid
A page of history will turn at Real Madrid this Thursday. After 16 years of loyal service, Sergio Ramos will leave the Spanish club. In a statement published on his official website, the vice-champion of Spain announced the departure of his captain. Which did not manage to find an agreement for the extension of his contract. His lease with the Merengues expires on June 30th. In its press release, Real announces that a telematic press conference will be held on Thursday by the 35-year-old defender.
“Real Madrid CF communicates tomorrow, Thursday June 17 at 12:30 pm, will take place an institutional event of tribute and farewell to our captain Sergio Ramos, with the presence of our president Florentino Pérez. In the process, Sergio Ramos will appear in front of the media in a telematic press conference ”, we can read on the official website of the club.
Great news for Paris Saint-Germain
At the end of his contract at Real Madrid, Sergio Ramos will therefore be free to engage with the club of his choice. A hard blow for Carlo Ancelotti. The new coach of Real hoped to count on the world champion 2010. This announcement of Real is however excellent news for Paris Saint-Germain. PSG has been following closely for many months the situation of the captain of the Merengues. After Georginio wijnaldum, the capital club hopes to sign a new recruit at zero euros during this summer transfer window. But in this case, Leonardo, the Parisian sports director, will have to be wary of competition from Manchester City and AS Roma. Former coach of Real, Jose mourinho wants to make his colt the boss of the defense of Giallorossi next season.