newspaper printed”El ConfidentialSpanish (El Confidencial) Audio leak between former Actual Madrid captain Sergio Ramos and Spanish Soccer Affiliation president Luis Rubiales relating to the Ballon d'Or.
In keeping with the leaked audio, Ramos – who has by no means gained the award earlier than – requested Rubiales for his mediation to win the distinguished award in 2019.
Ramos, 36, stated: “Ruby, good night, I hope you and all your loved ones are properly, you recognize I did not ask you something however what I am asking at present, as a result of I feel I gave an excellent efficiency this 12 months.”
“I would really like you to assist me as a lot as potential and say a couple of phrases about this in UEFA conferences and your personal community with a purpose to win the Ballon d'Or,” added the previous Actual Madrid captain. .
“I shall be grateful to you for the remainder of my life, not just for me, but additionally as a result of I feel Spanish soccer deserves this award,” Ramos added.
Rubiales replied: “Whats up Sergio, to start with congratulations in your wonderful efficiency this 12 months. I want you success within the Champions League remaining phases.”
“In fact, it is not me who decides who will win the Ballon d'Or, however I'll do all the things I can,” he stated.
And the “Spanish hammer” replied once more: “I do know it doesn't rely upon you, however the community of relations is a vital issue, and don't forget additionally that FIFA (Worldwide Soccer Affiliation) awards the prize for higher, it's also an necessary reward, and it is going to be a giant step in your half, and basically I rely in your assist. In fact, we'll meet at a time that fits you and we may have lunch collectively.”
It ought to be famous that Lionel Messi gained the Ballon d'Or that 12 months (2019), the sixth of his profession.