Jose Mourinho has backed Sergio Ramos to deal with the bodily calls for of the Premier League after his Actual Madrid exit.
The Spanish giants have confirmed the veteran defender’s 16-year spell on the Bernabeu will come to an finish when his contract expires on the finish of the month.
Ramos, who mentioned an emotional farewell to the membership in a tearful press convention, has been linked with strikes to Manchester United, Man City and Chelsea in latest weeks.
Having dismissed a return for former membership Sevilla, saying it was ‘by no means an possibility’, he’s being closely linked with a transfer to the Premier League.
And Mourinho has ‘no doubts’ Ramos nonetheless has what it takes to carry out within the ENglish prime flight.
The legendary supervisor even says the 35-year-old may have the same influence to Thiago Silva at Chelsea, as he helped lead the Blues to Champions League glory after becoming a member of on a free switch final summer time.
The Particular One, who managed Ramos at Actual Madrid between 2010 and 2013, instructed Friday’s talkSPORT Breakfast: “You have a look at Thiago Silva and he’s in the same scenario.
“He didn’t keep in Paris when folks anticipated him to.
“He got here to Chelsea, signed for one season with an possibility for another, he didn’t play each match, he had a few little muscular points, however he gave nice stability in huge matches.
“You’ll be able to think about how a lot he helped the group to develop and his management. I imagine Ramos is in the same scenario.
“He’s much more bodily than Thiago to deal with the Premier League calls for. He’s excellent within the air.
“I’ve no doubts he can play with the depth and calls for of the Premier League.”
Spanish outlet AS declare each Manchester golf equipment and Paris Saint-Germain are chasing Ramos, who will demand £200,000-a-week wages.
The Spain worldwide, who received 5 LaLiga titles and 4 Champions League trophies with Los Blancos, broke down in tears throughout his farewell press convention on Thursday.
And Mourinho is stunned Ramos didn’t finish his profession with Actual Madrid.
“He’s the form of participant you anticipate to complete his profession at Actual Madrid,” the Particular One added.
“So it’s fairly shocking that it didn’t occur.
“I imagine that, despite his accidents this season that stored him out for a few months, that doesn’t disguise the very fact he’s nonetheless an excellent participant able to performing for a pair extra seasons at an excellent degree.
“I can think about we’re going to see him taking part in at an excellent membership.
“Solely a prime membership can be in situation to fulfil his monetary calls for.”