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‘Good Luck, captain’ – Carlo Ancelotti says farewell to Sergio Ramos

Thu 17 June 2021 | 20:30

Real Madrid's newly-appointed manager Carlo Ancelotti says he will never forget what he achieved with Sergio Ramos and wishes the best for the departing defender.

Sergio Ramos announced he is leaving Real Madrid

at his press conference today, and he is set to embark on a new challenge away from the Santiago Bernabeu.

The 35-year-old scored 101 goals and provided 40 assists in 671 games for Real Madrid over his 16-year spell at La Liga outfit.

A modern-day great with the Merengues as well as Spain, the defender's trophy haul contains four UEFA Champions League titles, five Ligas, UEFA EUROs 2008 and 2012, and the 2010 FIFA World Cup.

He won his first Champions League with Los Blancos under

Carlo Ancelotti

in 2014.

Ramos scored a late equalizer in the Final against

Atletico Madrid

and they eventually lifted the cup after adding three more goals in the extra time.

Carlo Ancelotti

paid a touching tribute to Sergio Ramos after today’s press conference posting a picture of that night in Lisbon.

“Dear Sergio, I will never forget what we lived together. Good luck, captain,”

the Italian tactician wrote on



Ancelotti has returned to Real Madrid to replace

Zinedine Zidane

signing a three-year deal with the La Liga giants.

source: SportMob