Olympiacos Sensationally Terminates Contract of Marcelo After Just 10 Games

Olympiacos Sensationally Terminates Contract of Marcelo After Just 10 Games

Godwin Nii Armah Tagoe
February 18, 2023 at 6:12 PM
  • Marcelo has terminated his contract with Olympiacos, five months after joining the Greek side
  • After a trophy-laden 16-year spell at Real Madrid, Marcelo departed the club last summer in favour of a new challenge
  • Meanwhile, the Brazilian has been linked with a move to Al-Nassr, which would see him link up with former Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid legend Marcelo will be in search of a new club following the termination of his contract with Olympiacos.

Marcelo joined Olympiacos on a free transfer last summer after bringing an end to his 16-tophy-laden years at the Santiago Bernabeu.

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Marcelo and Olympiacos have parted ways just five months after signing a 1-year deal with the Greek giants. Photo credit: @olympiacosfc
Source: Twitter

The Brazilian full-back eventually made his long-awaited debut for the Greek giants in the Europa League which ended in an embarrassing 3-0 defeat on October 6 2022.

In his brief stint in Greece, he made 10 appearances and scored three goals in all competitions for Olympiacos this season, according to Transfermarkt.

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His contract termination at Olympiacos fuels reports of a possible link-up with former Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo at Al-Nassr, who have been reportedly circling around him, per Football Espana.

He remains the most decorated player in the history of Real Madrid, winning a staggering 25 trophies in 15 years.

Marcelo's debut ends in defeat

Real Madrid icon Marcelo Viera suffered a nightmare debut in Olympiacos' 3-0 defeat to Qarabag in the UEFA Europe League.

The 34-year-old signed for the Greek giants on a free transfer from Real Madrid last summer after 16 years at the Santiago Bernabeu.

Marcelo was introduced to the game against the Azerbaijani giants on the hour mark, only to see his side concede three goals before the match came to an end.

Marcelo hits the 'Siuuu' celebration

Earlier, Sports Brief reported that Marcelo Vieira stole Cristiano Ronaldo's famous 'SIUU' celebration as he scored for Olympiacos in the Greek Cup on Wednesday night.

Olympiacos advanced to the quarterfinals of the Cup competition after drawing 2-2 with Atromitos at the Peristeri Stadium.

The 34-year-old paid tribute to his former Real Madrid teammate, Ronaldo, by hitting the legendary forward's iconic goal celebration.

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