Marcelo Vieira da Silva Júnior, known as Marcelo, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a left back for Spanish club Real Madrid and the Brazil national team. He is widely considered as one of the greatest leftbacks of all time.
Marcelo has currently lost his place to the French international Mendy is has been phenomenal this season.
"Real Madrid is the best club in the world and wearing this badge around the world is a great responsibility. The pressure will always exist in Real Madrid," he said.
"Against this team everyone wants to play the best possible game. Pressure is part of the player's life.
"I've won many things in my life and I'll always be grateful. I've been lucky to play finals, but I have also lost important games. When you fall, you learn to get up. Thank God I know what it's like to win and the taste of victory is awesome."
"In this club there are many people who teach you new things every day. If there is something I'm grateful for, it is to be part of the history of the best club in the world. Being one of the captains is not just wearing the armband, you have to help new ones."
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