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Fans and Teammates React to Sergio Ramos' Emotional Real Madrid Farewell

Mudeet Arora
Sergio Ramos has left Real Madrid and fans have given him an emotional tribute
Sergio Ramos has left Real Madrid and fans have given him an emotional tribute / JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/Getty Images
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Sergio Ramos was visibly emotional as he bid farewell to Real Madrid during a press conference on Thursday morning.

The legendary Spaniard spent 16 years at the club and is one of their biggest legends used the words 'see you later' rather than 'goodbye' to confirm that he will indeed return in some capacity in the future.

"The moment has come, one of the most difficult in my life; the time has come to say goodbye to Real Madrid. I arrived hand in hand with my father...," is all Ramos could say before bursting into tears.

He added, "It's impossible not to get emotional. I would have liked to say goodbye in our stadium, at the [Estadio] Santiago Bernabeu. Thank you,Real Madrid. I will always carry you in my heart. It's the end of a wonderful, unique period in my life, and the beginning of a period of hope and future with a great desire to show my best for many years to come and to be able to add another trophy to my list of honours. Thank you very much to everyone. This is more than a goodbye; it's a see you later, because I'll be back."

Fans and players on twitter got pretty emotional at watching Ramos and they reacted in numbers....

Sergio Ramos, Iker Casillas
Iker Casillas paid tribute to Sergio Ramos / Iker Casillas
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