Manchester United defender, Eric Bailly, has stated Barcelona’s Lionel Messi and Juventus’s Cristiano Ronaldo are usually not the perfect footballers ever.
As a substitute, Bailly says Sergio Ramos, who’s at the moment the captain of Actual Madrid, deserves that title.
In an interview with Spanish professional, Guillem Balague’s YouTube channel, the Ivory Coast centre-back revealed his affection for Ramos, who turns 35 subsequent month.
“My best inspiration has at all times been Ramos,” Bailly stated.
“I’ve admired him for a very long time due to what he does in soccer and the way he retains going at a excessive stage.
“For me, he’s among the best gamers within the historical past of soccer. Everybody has an opinion, however he is likely one of the greatest, the proper reference level for me.”
When quizzed on whether or not it’s Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo because the world’s greatest, Bailly laughed: “When you ask me, Messi or Ronaldo, I’d say Ramos.”
In the meantime, Ramos missed Actual Madrid’s 1-0 victory within the Champions League towards Atalanta on Wednesday evening.
The Spain worldwide is working exhausting to recuperate from a knee operation in a bid to elevate the Champions League for the fifth time.
Eric Bailly snubs Messi, Ronaldo, names greatest participant in soccer historical past