10 Best Photos As Marcelo Visits Real Madrid Training Camp

10 Best Photos As Marcelo Visits Real Madrid Training Camp

  • Brazil star Marcelo has paid his former colleagues at Real Madrid a visit
  • The left-back left the Santiago Bernabeu last summer to join Olympiacos
  • Marcelo became a club legend at Los Blancos and won numerous trophies with the team

Legendary Real Madrid defender Marcelo Oliviera visited the club's training centre to see how his son is getting on at the club.

The 34-year-old is Madrid's most successful player and now plies his trade with Greek giants Olympiacos.

But despite the season heating up in Greece, the Brazilian is using his busy schedule to watch his son train with Madrid's academy.

Marcelo, Real Madrid, Luka Modric, Karim Benzema
Marcelo visited the team at Real Madrid Sport CIty. Credit: @madridxtra
Source: Twitter

Marcelo was spotted wearing a Moncler tracksuit at Real Madrid Sports City, sparking speculation about his future.

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But Tribuna claims he was there in a fatherly capacity to support his talented offspring.

However, the legendary left-back took time to also visit his former teammates during a training session on Friday, January 20.

The defender was spotted all smiles as he communed with Carlo Ancelotti ahead of the session.

He greeted the Italian gaffer and the players before they carried out the first training session in preparation for the visit to San Mamés to face Athletic Bilbao on Sunday .

Photos: Marcelo and ex-Madrid teammates

Marcelo's son joins Madrid academy

Marcelo signed for the Spanish side when he was just 18 years old, and now the La Liga champions have snapped up his son, who is only 13.

As reported by the Daily Mail, Alves signed his first professional contract with the club on Saturday, December 3.

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Unlike his father, who is a defender, Alves plays as a forward for the under-13 side. He is highly rated at Madrid's academy because of his pace and power. He also isn't afraid to break out Cristiano Ronaldo's SIU celebration when scoring.

A legendary Los Blancos career

There’s no question that Marcelo is a club legend at Madrid. As noted by Transfermarkt, he played 546 games for the side. As a defender, he scored 38 goals and notched up 103 assists.

He went on to win five UEFA Champions League titles, six La Liga titles, and two Spanish cups among the numerous trophies he won at the club.

A new start in Greece

After his legendary career ended in Spain, Marcelo found a new home in Greece. The Brazilian joined Olympiacos and was given a hero's welcome by the club’s fan base when he was presented to them.

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Marcelo receives awesome welcome to new club

Sports Brief earlier reported that Marcelo Oliviera has been officially unveiled to Olympiacos fans at the Georgios Karaiskakis stadium in front of 20,00 fans on Monday, September 9.

The former Real Madrid captain was wearing the same number 12 he wore at the Santiago Bernabeu for the past 16 years on his back.

As the 34-year-old made his way onto the field, the charged fans at the stadium chanted his name and lit flares to welcome their new star.

Source: SportsBrief.com