Sergio Ramos gave sky-high praise to Lionel Messi after the two appeared together on the field. This happened after they appeared with Paris Saint Germain (PSG) against Saint-Etienne on Sunday (11/28/2021).
The three winning goals for PSG were scored by Marquinhos (45′, 90′) and Angel di Maria (79′). However, the most prominent, Messi appearance in this duel by scoring a hat-trick assist in the match.
“Leo Messi? We’ve known each other for a long time, but as opponents. It’s a lot of fun to be on the team with him. For me he is the best player in the world, although people think he is not. Very nice he can help the team, “Ramos told Express .
Ramos backs Messi to win Ballon d’Or : Ramos does not carelessly talk, because this is the first time he is in the same team with Messi in an official match. He considered Messi’s game to show that the player’s class still deserves to win the 2021 Ballon d’Or.
He is quite sure, La Pulga can win the most prestigious individual trophy for the best player in the world.
“(Is Messi your favorite for this year’s Ballon d’Or?) Yes, I will always defend my team-mates,” said Ramos.
The rivalry between Messi and Ronaldo heats up : Of course this heats up the rivalry between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Because, the two often take turns being the player who won the Ballon d’Or award. The competition between the two eternal rivals can also be seen in the collection of titles, namely Messi with six trophies and Ronaldo with five trophies.
Meanwhile, Ramos was a close friend of Ronaldo during his time at Real Madrid. Both of them worked hand in hand to provide many of the best achievements for El Real, before officially separating and running their respective careers.
Ramos’ comments clearly raise question marks, especially Ronaldo supporters. Because, previously they believed Ramos and Ronaldo were close friends.
The announcement of the Ballon d’Or is much awaited by world football lovers : As is known, the announcement of the 2021 Ballon d’Or winner will be held on Tuesday (11/30/2021) early morning WIB. The event will be held at the Theater du Chatelet, Paris, France.
Everyone, especially the world’s football lovers, will be looking at the announcement of the Ballon d’Or winner. If Messi wins, of course he will be more empowered over Ronaldo in this award. On the other hand, Ronaldo would have equaled the acquisition of the title with Messi.