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Vettel called Ricciardo during McLaren contract saga

Sebastian Vettel called Daniel Ricciardo to offer support during 2022 Sebastian Vettel called Daniel Ricciardo on multiple times during the protracted contract saga with McLaren to offer his support. The 33-year-old was unwittingly dragged into the drama that surrounded Oscar Piastri's exit from Alpine. As that split played out in public, it became apparent Ricciardo did not have a future at McLaren, which had signed Piastri as his replacement. It left the eight-time grand prix winner in an awkward position; accept an early termination to his contract knowing it may be the end of his F1 career or carry on with a team which was had other plans in mind. 'He's picked up the phone multiple...
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