After 15 years at the Santiago Bernabeu, the 34-year-old’s contract has expired and the Süper Lig could be his next destination. According to GOAL, Fenerbahce are planning a contract offer for Marcelo, a Brazilian full-back.
The 34-year-old announced his departure from Real Madrid after the Spanish club Champions League Final triumph against Liverpool last month. Several teams are interested in signing the renowned player but he could end up in Turkey.
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Marcelo remains in Europe after leaving Real Madrid as a legend
In the next few days, the Istanbul club is expected to make an official offer to Marcelo. According to coach Jorge Jesus, the Süper Lig squad should sign the five-time Champions League winner. According to the player’s representatives, an agreement should be reached before the end of the week.
Marcelo is ready to continue his career with the Turkish giants to take part in the Champions League next season but he wants a salary of around €6m (£5m/$6m).
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Fenerbahce aren’t the only team interested in signing the former club flamengo Player who spent 15 years at Real Madrid and won trophies. Manager Jorge Sampaoli has recommended Marseille sign him and the club are hoping for it. There are other clubs in Qatar trying to convince Marcelo to go to the Middle East, as well as interest from Brazil, but Marcelo prefers to stay in Europe.
According to ‘Fanatik’ Marcelo has two options in Europe. The full-back has categorically ruled out a move to Qatar. And that a club he doesn’t say anything about would have paid him $10 million a year.
Both Olympique Marseille and Fenerbahce would have a place for the veteran defender in their plans and both proposals are intriguing. Marcelo would choose the Turkey squad, according to the previous source.
After leaving Real Madrid, Roberto Carlos played there and Marcelo would have had a lot to say about Fenerbahce. The Turkish side would be willing to pay the Brazilian four million euros. It will be interesting to see if this is his final decision.
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