Former Actual Madrid full again Marcelo joins Olympiakos


Brazilian full again Marcelo has signed for Olympiakos after leaving European champions Actual Madrid in the summertime, the Greek champions introduced on Friday.

The membership didn’t reveal the main points of his contract however Greek media reported that the previous Brazil worldwide signed a one-year cope with an choice for one more 12 months. He has additionally been registered to play within the Europa League marketing campaign.

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Marcelo, who made 546 appearances for Actual Madrid since becoming a member of in 2007, left on the finish of final season as probably the most adorned participant within the membership’s 120-year historical past with 25 trophies — together with 5 Champions League titles.

“We have spoken and we have determined it is best like that,” Marcelo stated in confirming his exit after being an unused substitute in Could’s Champions League remaining victory over Liverpool. “I’ve already carried out all the things I needed to do at Madrid. I have been fortunate to be right here for 15 and a half years at the very best membership on the earth.”

The 34-year-old had dismissed retirement and needed to proceed taking part in in Europe as a substitute of returning to Brazil.