Real Madrid decided to sign Marcelo from Fluminense in 2007. After which Marcelo was given the opportunity to start the field continuously until last season that was not given much chances until. There were rumors of moving the team immediately. But Marcelo opted to stay at Real Madrid. Most recently Real Madrid appointed Carlo Ancelotti as the new manager. Zinedine Zidane failed to lead Real Madrid to any trophies last season.
Giving Marcelo the opportunity to return to the field as a starter again in the 2021/22 season. Most recently received the captain’s armband after. Real Madrid parted ways with Sergio Ramos. “To be wearing the captain’s armband at Real Madrid is a great honor for me.
“To be honest, I am very fortunate to have such an important opportunity. As a Real Madrid player you must always have a thirst. Be ready to improve even though I have been here for a long time. I have never run out and now. I am ready for the new season that is about to begin.” Marcelo has made 528 appearances for Real Madrid. He has won five La Liga titles eras. 4 UEFA Champions League titles.