“In my house, music was something ordinary, habitual from the time I was born. […] I didn’t really play any instruments, and I can only dance a bit. I was better at singing. I spent the whole day singing. When I was small, I played the cajón and now I’m learning to play the guitar, but on my own, by sound. I read notes, I listen to the maestros…"
”I’ve always identified with the world of music. Writing songs is great, you use your life and experiences and it makes you happy for people you admire to sing your songs.“
Sergio Ramos vs. FC Barcelona | October 25, 2014 - 96.2% Passing Accuracy - 6 clearances - 3 tackles - 3 interceptions
This game was Sergio’s first match back after suffering from a calf injury he incurred in the match vs. Athletic Bilbao three weeks ago. According to La Sexta reporter Jose Luis Sanchez, Sergio was forced to reduce his rhythm in the last minutes of the match to avoid a more severe injury. It would be wise to rest him up for a little longer instead of throwing him into the match vs. UD Cornella.
Flashback Friday: May 14, 2005. Sergio Ramos, then with Sevilla, converts a free kick into a goal against Real Madrid at the 19th minute, putting Sevilla in the lead. Florentino Perez watches from the stands. The following season (2005/06), Sergio Ramos signs with Real Madrid. FT: Sevilla 2-2 Real Madrid.
- Voted as one of the defenders in the FIFPro World XI along with Philipp Lahm, David Luiz and Thiago Silva. This is his fifth appearance in the World XI. - Ranked last in the voting for Ballon D'Or with eight votes. Portugal NT captain Cristiano Ronaldo voted Sergio as #1 and Spain NT captain Iker Casillas voted Sergio as #2. - The next day (January 13), Cristiano, Sergio, Toni and James return to training at Valdebabas to share their awards with the team. - “It’s a special day. On a personal level I see it as a reward for hard work.” - "Personally speaking I paid more attention to forwards, but my defensive heroes are Maldini and Hierro.“ - Social Media: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 - .ZIP of photos gathered from various sources [here]
Player Rating for Sergio Ramos: “8 - Sergio made some excellent last-ditch clearances off the line to help guide Los Blancos to another clean sheet. On top of that his positioning was masterful and his passing immaculate.”
Statistics: 91.2% Passing Accuracy, 3 Aerial Duels Won, 1 Tackle, 3 Interceptions, 7 Clearances, 8 out of 10 Accurate Long Balls, 0 Yellow/Red Cards