Sport Gossip: Man Utd’s Ramos grudge, Liverpool want £60m striker
Ramos-Madrid ‘divorce seems certain’ amid Man U links
Ramos "has no future" at Real Madrid - his contract is set to expire later this month , according to reports in Spain. © Getty Images Sergio-Ramos-F365 Ramos has been a mainstay for the Spanish giants since he joined them in 2005 from Sevilla. Madrid splashed out around €27m for the defender. Since then, he has played over 650 times for Real Madrid. In 2015, he replaced Iker Casillas as club captain as the goalkeeper signed for Porto. Every Premier League club’s most valuable asset Ramos is a five-time winner of La Liga with Madrid. He has also won the Champions League four times.
RED DEVILS RETAIN RAMOS GRUDGE
Sergio Ramos perhaps misjudged his negotiating position with Real Madrid judging from his comments at his farewell press conference. After months of talks, Ramos says he decided to sign the one-year deal that was on the table only to discover that the offer had expired.
His previous tactics could scupper whatever hope he may have had of temptingto make him an offer too.
but the Daily Mail says the Red Devils retain a grudge against Ramos for the way he has used them in the past.
Real Madrid confirm summer departure of club legend Ramos
Sergio Ramos will leave Real Madrid at the end of June after 16 years with the Spanish giants.The centre-back’s future has been the subject of much debate in recent months.
Twice in recent years United have been keen to sign the defender but Ramos used their interest as leverage to secure himself a better deal with Real.
Now, United are understandably wary. Which apparently leaves PSG are the frontrunners for Ramos.
UNITED’S VARANE BID REJECTED
United are more interested in Ramos’ defensive partner at Real.
According to the Manchester Evening News,knocked back by Florentino Perez.
The Real president is said to want £80million for the France star but no chairman with a full set of marbles would pay that for a 28-year-old who is out of contract next year.
United are said to be working on finding a compromise with Real. Which means this one is sure to drag.
Never forget Sergio Ramos’s unreal tackle to stop Lionel Messi during El Clasico
Sergio Ramos has left Real Madrid, so let's remember arguably his best ever tackle on Barcelona's Lionel MessiThe talismanic centre-back made 671 appearances for Los Blancos, scoring a hugely impressive 101 goals in the process.
EVERTON EYE EX-LIVERPOOL DEFENDER
Everton’s first priority remains finding a manager., then the Spanish boss’s first target will be an England defender.
That’s the claim of Football Insider, which names Conor Coady as the man Rafa wants at the heart of his backline.
Everton were interested in Coady when former Wolves boss Nuno was the frontrunner to takeover at Goodison. The Toffees have retained their interest in the 28-year-old and Benitez has apparently given them the go-ahead to make a move.
REDS TARGET SWEDEN STAR
Across Stanley Park,are on the hunt for attacking options and they are currently looking in Aleksander Isak’s direction.
The Daily Express reckons the Real Sociedad striker has been earmarked as a possible replacement for Roberto Firmino.
The 21-year-old has a buyout clause in his contract worth £60million, though Liverpool might have competition for the Sweden striker if he replicates his performance against Spain on Monday through the rest of Sweden’s Euros campaign.
Isak notched 17 goals in La Liga last season and the Reds see him replacing Firmino ‘in the not-too-distant future’.
Eto’o calls on Barcelona to sign controversial Real Madrid legend .
The former striker probably won't find too many people connected to the Catalan club who share his opinionRamos will leave Madrid at the end of the month after a 16-year spell at the Bernabeu. His contract is set to expire and the defender has not put pen-to-paper on fresh terms. Therefore, he will be available on a free when the transfer window opens on 1st July.