Previous Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos could make his way to Chelsea this summer, but Thibaut Courtois’ impression may stand in the way.
Ahead of a tear could even dry immediately after Ramos’ psychological goodbye to Actual Madrid, speculation swiftly started about the player’s foreseeable future. Normally, a go to Chelsea makes sense for equally functions and as such, the Blues rapidly grew to become the subject of rumours for a probable landing location for the defender.
These rumours ended up only fuelled as it came out that Ramos is predicted to enjoy in both London or Paris this impending year. It is really hard to deny that a backline that incorporates Thiago Silva and Ramos would make for an outstanding storyline, but one particular impediment could stand in the way: Courtois.
Courtois’ unceremonious exit from Chelsea could incredibly properly affect the previous Madrid captain’s ideas on becoming a member of the European champions for the duration of this window. The Madrid goalkeeper has infamously talked down about Chelsea when talking to Belgian newspaper Het Nieuwsblad shortly just after his Blues departure back again in 2018.
“In coaching, you see that the level is higher. I am now dealing with on a day-to-day basis that Sergio Ramos is the very best centre-back in the world. The level [at Real Madrid] is bigger than at Chelsea.
“[The Bernabeu is] 2 times as big [as Stamford Bridge], of training course, it is a very various experience. If you glimpse forward, you only see a wall of individuals, when at Stamford Bridge you can however see the sky or the hotel at the rear of the grandstand.”
Ramos could be motivated by Courtois’ opinion only mainly because of the regard the two have for each and every other as gamers and teammates. On the other hand, at this stage in Ramos’ career he will very likely want to land in a location that affords him the very best chance to earn trophies. The west facet of London could extremely effectively be his best chance.