Marcelo

Real's dynamic Brazilian wing back 

https://www.football4football.com/storage/img/articleimages/originals/AiRdHVgyahXfiR7yU2U55yVqjmSLbY2ptBQ.jpg WINNER: In 2018 Marcelo had won four out of the last 5 Champions league titles with Real Madrid

The Player

 

Joining Real Madrid in 2007 as a direct replacement for Roberto Carlos he started his career at Fluminense. He's a skilful left-back who loves to get forward he has natural Brazilian flair even though he's a defender he likes to run at players whenever he can. 

 

Key Skills
  • Pace
  • Great ball control
  • Strong crossing ability

 

The left back with the skills of a winger

 

Quick Facts
  • 1. He played futsal from the age of 9 before signing for Fluminese.
  • 2. He has won silver and bronze Olympic medals with Brazil.
  • 3. He has played for Real Madrid for over 10 years.

 

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Final Note

Marcelo was signed as a replacement to the great Roberto Carlos, has he lived up to his legacy?

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