Spain defender Ramos concentrating on Casillas caps document | Soccer


Sergio Ramos has set his sights on overtaking goalkeeper Iker Casillas because the most-capped participant in Spain’s historical past.

Actual Madrid defender Ramos will make his 150th worldwide look in opposition to Germany on Friday, if chosen by coach Julen Lopetegui.

Casillas’ nationwide document of 167 caps is throughout the attain of Ramos and the 31-year-old has made eclipsing his former membership and worldwide team-mate his purpose.

“The reality is that it [playing against world champions Germany for his 150th cap] is a particular second,” Ramos advised a information convention on Thursday.

“There may be nothing extra lovely than having the ability to signify my nation.

“So long as I preserve that successful spirit, I’ll proceed to signify this crew once they name me up.

“I wish to be the participant who has worn this shirt probably the most instances, but it surely will not be straightforward.”

The present Spain squad options extra Madrid gamers than representatives from LaLiga leaders Barcelona, a reality Ramos was fast to notice.

“Generations change. Soccer brings new gamers and now there are extra Actual Madrid gamers than from Barcelona,” stated Ramos, who companions Barca’s Gerard Pique on the again.

“Earlier than there was a better Barca affect and now it is balanced out. It is good for Spanish soccer to depend with gamers from different golf equipment like Valencia, Villarreal.”

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