Thank you for everything, Mister. For sure you’ll be great wherever you go because, besides being a great professional, you are a great person. Good luck and a big hug,’ said Lionel Messi, who scooped his sixth Ballon d’Or under Valverde’s tutelage.
Thank you very much mister for all the moments we lived as professionals,’ wrote Luis Suarez. ‘I’ll guard the positives you taught me and [keep in mind] the great human being you are. Thanks to you and all your STAFF for the professionalism. I wish you good luck in everything that comes in the future!’