Is Marcelo retiring from football?

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - JUNE 12: Marcelo of Brazil controls the ball during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group A match between Brazil and Croatia at Arena de Sao Paulo on June 12, 2014 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images) Marcelo has been speaking at his farwell Real Madrid news conference … Continue reading Is Marcelo retiring from football?

Férland Mendy’s awesome performance at Real Madrid should motivate Marcelo

With Férland Mendy, Real Madrid have let in just 8 goals in 19 games (0.42 goals per game). With Marcelo, the team has conceded 15 goals in 15 games. One of Zinedine Zidane's first requests to rebuild the squad on his return was the signing of a left-back. The Madrid coach could see that Marcelo needed something to motivate him and … Continue reading Férland Mendy’s awesome performance at Real Madrid should motivate Marcelo

Marcelo talks about C. Ronaldo’s secrets

  Barely two days after Cristiano Ronaldo's exit from the the Santiago Bernabeu was made public, his teammate and very close friend Marcelo says there are tales to tell, only when the time is ripe. ‘No one believed you’d leave at this time, Cris! It happened so soon…,’ Marcelo shared in an Instagram post with … Continue reading Marcelo talks about C. Ronaldo’s secrets

Marcelo extends Contract with Real Madrid

Real Madrid has confirmed it extended contract with veteran left-back Marcelo until June 2022. The Brazil international footballer had his previous contract expiry date as 2020. Los Blancos confirmed the player's official contract signing ritual will go live on Thursday. Marcelo was only 18 years old when he arrived the Santiago Bernabeu in 2007 and … Continue reading Marcelo extends Contract with Real Madrid

Zidane, Marcelo and Ramos react to the Cristiano Ronaldo’s red card

Cristiano Ronaldo came off the bench to put Real Madrid 2-1 ahead of their arch-rivals Barcelona in their first leg of the Spanish Super Cup at Camp Nou on Sunday, but his unfortunate red card sparked mixed reactions from teammates Sergio Ramos and Marcelo. Ronaldo, 32, scored a jaw-dropping goal and proceeded with his sassy … Continue reading Zidane, Marcelo and Ramos react to the Cristiano Ronaldo’s red card

Marcelo Urges Real Madrid To Forget Winning 2015/2016 CL Trophy.

Marcelo has urged his Real Madrid teammates to forget past glories and forge ahead with a new goal of winning more trophies in domestic and international competitions. Image: Marcelo Winning the 2015/2016 Champions League trophy should arouse a desire for more, rather than be a distraction, the Brazilian footballer adds. Madrid are already on a … Continue reading Marcelo Urges Real Madrid To Forget Winning 2015/2016 CL Trophy.