It’s not Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Eric Bailly names his favourite footballer

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Manchester defender Eric Bailly has overlooked Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi and has named Real Madrid star Sergio Ramos as his favourite footballer of all time.

When asked to pick his favourite footballer, Eric Bailly told the Guillem Balague YouTube channel: “My greatest inspiration has always been [Sergio] Ramos. For me, he’s one of the best players in the history of football. If you ask me, [Lionel] Messi or [Cristiano] Ronaldo, I’d say Ramos.”

Despite being 34, Ramos is regarded as one of the best defenders in the world.

Meanwhile, Red devils have been linked with a move for the Spanish defender.