The Spain international lined up against the Argentina star many times in Spain; however, he is now playing for Ligue 1 side PSG.
’ career was tied toReal Madrid
for 16 years but he has now taken on a new challenge atParis Saint-Germain
. The veteran defender admits that
“will always have a role in my team".
The Spanish defender has faced the Argentine international on many occasions in La Liga and since he was the captain of Los Blancos, he couldn’t praise the efforts of a Calsico rival.
The 35-year-old is playing in Ligue 1 now and amid PSG’s interest in the Barcelona superstar, Ramos revealed that he is the six-time Ballon d’Or winner’s fan.
I like to play with the best players and Messi has been one of the best in the world,"
Ramos has told
"I have always said that Messi will always have a role in my team."
Ramos also locked horns with Brazilian forward
on many occasions in La Liga but now they are teammates.
"Despite the fact that he was at Barca and I was at Real Madrid, I have a very good relationship with him.
"In those years of rivalry we formed a relationship and he has been sending me messages encouraging me to come to PSG.
"It is always appreciated that the stars encourage you to come."