Messi sees it as ‘a spectacle’ to be alongside Sergio Ramos

Long opponents with Real Madrid and FC Barcelona, ​​Lionel Messi and Sergio Ramos now rub shoulders with PSG. A « show » for the Argentinian who confides in devoting respect to the Spanish defender.

They have struggled for many years in La Liga and are now partners with PSG. Lionel Messi and Sergio Ramos have been living a new situation since last summer even if the Spanish defender has still not played a single minute with his new club. In an interview with Marca, Messi tells about this not so difficult cohabitation.

« Now it doesn’t bother me anymore, but at the beginning it was weird after so many years of rivalry, to be the two captains of Barça and Madrid, after so many Clasicos played, so many fights that we had on the pitch , lists the six-fold Ballon d’Or. We have always respected each other very much, no matter how great rivals we have been in these Clasicos. Having him as a partner today is a spectacle. Little by little, he is joining us and I hope he plays as soon as possible because he will be a fundamental footballer to fight for the goals. « 

« A great person »

He says he was pleasantly surprised by the personality of the former Madrid defender. « I already knew him, » he adds. « It is true that we had not had great discussions, but we crossed paths in La Liga for many years and we spoke to each other more than once. J « already had an idea of ​​who he was. He had former teammates in the Spanish team so I already knew him. And now that we’ve had more of a relationship here in Paris, I saw that it was a great person. « 

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Since arriving last summer, Ramos still hasn’t played. But the return is approaching since the Spanish defender was selected for the first time in the group for the shock on the ground of Manchester City, Wednesday (9 p.m., on RMC Sport). Messi, who scored his first Ligue 1 goal this weekend, will also be traveling to England.

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