“It’s a very nice moment. When you’re first captain you dream of lifting the cup and I have become the only Brazilian who has raised a Champions as captain of Real Madrid”he stated in a mixed zone
“The emotion is brutal, it was my last game with Real Madrid but I’m very happy. It is not a day of sadness, I leave with great joygrateful to the fans and the magical nights that I have experienced at the Bernabéu”, he added.
Marcelo confirmed his goodbye from Real Madrid but not his retirement. At 34 years old, the time has come to decide on a new destiny, once the party is over, he will experience his farewell on Sunday.
“I don’t feel like a legend, I’m a person who enjoys every moment. I have been lucky to be captain and lift the Cup before my goodbye. The last game at the Bernabéu was a mini farewell but now I can’t say goodbye better than with my fifth Champions League. I have closed a very nice cycle”, he sentenced.