Angel Di Maria pens farewell letter to Real Madrid fans after leaving for Man United

Bv F0gIIMAAA1cV Angel Di Maria pens farewell letter to Real Madrid fans after leaving for Man UnitedAround the same time as Angel Di Maria was announced as a Manchester United player, Marca published a letter from the Argentine to Real Madrid fans.

Having played a key role in a cup double last season, including “La Decima” it seems certain that Di Maria will be fondly remembered at the Bernabeu.

And, its not like he will be returning to play against Real Madrid this season for Manchester United…

A full English translation of the Di Maria letter to Real Madrid supporters is below.

“It was never my desire to leave”

Dear Madridismo,

My cycle at Real Madrid has come to an end. Is impossible to capture all I have lived through in a few lines, but I want this letter to communicate what I feel at this moment of parting. In these four years I had the honour to wear this shirt I feel nothing but pride for what I went through and achieved along with my team mates.

Unfortunately today I have to go, but I want to make clear that this was never my desire. As anyone who works, I’ve always wanted to progress. After winning “La Decima” I went to the World Cup with the hope of receiving a new contract, which never came. Many things and many lies were spoken. They always wanted to attribute the initiative to me to leave the club. The only thing I asked for is something that would be fair. There are many things that I value and many of them have nothing to do with my salary. I hope to progress at Manchester United, one of the biggest clubs in the world, where I wish to make history.

I’ve been lucky enough to share a dressing room with fantastic players, who have been even better companions. I think that was the key to La Decima. I want to apologise for the times I was wrong, on or off the pitch. It was never my intention to harm anyone. I sweated for this shirt in every game as if it was my last. There were times when things went for me and others not, but what I can say is that I always gave everything.

I want to thank Spain for everything you gave me and especially for allowing my daughter to be born on this earth. And to the very special people at Montepríncipe hospital, which I will always carry in my heart. My wife, daughter and I will be forever grateful. Also to my colleagues who always gave me their support, in good times and bad, to the various technical bodies that I got to work with and also to all the people who work every day at the club, with which I hope to keep a great relationship.

I hope that Real Madrid have a great season and secure this club the achievements they are always looking for. I take forever in my memory that time in the Supercopa [Spanish Super Cup final first leg] when I jumped at the Bernabeu and I received from the fans immense affection. Thank you. I have goose bumps yet cannot think of a better farewell for which unfortunately was my last game.

Hala Madrid! And until forever!

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Le Real sera victime de son grave erreur de vendre le super star international argentin Angel Di MariaJust best wishers for you and family Di Maria, good luck on your new yard, you are a great player.შენი დედაც მოვსტყანთamazing player. amazing personშენიცThe management of Real is actually made up of lunatics. Keep on selling your best players till there's no one to sell.Stole Their Devil, Now we Steal their Angel... :D DI MARIA - DEVIL BY play, Angel by Name.. Me parecieron sinceras las palabras de Di María, se que es difícil separarse de un club como el Real Madrid del cual todos están orgullosos y saben es una vitrina para los ojos de todos los equipos del Mundo y para la afición. Para mi era necesaria su permanencia en el real Madrid, espero siga enriqueciendo su historia como gran jugador en cualquier otro equipo que le toque defender...espero que tanto el Alemán, como el Colombiano y el propio Isco tienen calidad suficiente para que el Madrid continúe por la senda que conoce la de la victoria.ვის აბნევ შენი დედაც მოვსტყანთWill miss u We also dint wanted u to go.....but what can fans do..!! :( .... thx for everything in its ur time to rock of luck "DI MARIA".....Ur the Angel sent from heaven .....!!!!HAPPY TO SEE YOU WEARING MANCHESTER UNITED KITS YOU WILL MAKE BETTER NAME IN UNITED THAN MADRID I LOVE YOU MARIAყლეოd best winger that Real madrid ever had . . .bravo angel di maria...რა ბრავო შე ჩათლახო, შენი დედაც მოვსტყანთi will always have you in my heart no matter what i belive strongly you deserved more than madrid have gave to you,am a die hard real madrid fan,so o wish you good luck in man united fc,wish one day you could play for real once again love you mariaWe all hope you will one day return to real madrid either as a player or member of staff, you are a real madrid legend in our eyesWhere did this letter come from? Di Maria isn't on social media I thinkBefore your time kid. We sent the letter without the internet, some do yet.შე სკეპტიკოსო ბოზოThank you Dimaria for everything, your a great player, and i feel you in this later, we will miss you in Madrid and last thing i wish you the best luck in Man United :)I felt your genuine gratitude in that letter,i wsh you all the BEST Mr Angel Di Maria.You will always be in my heart,as I am a die HARD real fan. May you flourish at your new club and have great success.
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