Real Madrid stjerneback Marcelo has in the recent past had to spend a amount of minutes on the bench.
head Coach Santiago Solari have preferred the young spaniard Sergio Reguilón on the venstrebacken, and Marcelo has therefore had to settle for the Copa del Rey matches.
Solari have a number of demands to the brazilian, before he can be considered for a permanent position in start-elleveren. It writes the Spanish sportsmedie AS.
For the first he must lose the three pounds, he should change his eating habits and so he must work even harder to reach his previous level.
the Ball itself is not satisfied with his performance this season.
- It is difficult to stay on such a high level, I have the game on, but I've played a little under level this season.
- I have been through a difficult period with my game and with the club. Now I have kampformen and self-confidence back, says Marcelo to AS.
Santiago Solari has, however, still trust the experienced venstreback, which he considers as important for the squad.
- He is a great man, he is our viceanfører, he is a mark for the club, who always puts the club ahead of everything else.
- He works hard every day, and we love him all, says Santiago Solari to the AS.
Marcelo was said to have taken the criticism to themselves. He was according to the AS seen train alone Sunday, where the squad had been free,
Marcelo has had to warm the bench at the latest. Photo: Gabriel Bouys
Santiago Solari has made several changes in the starting line-up since he took over the trænersædet from Julen Lopetegui in October 2018.
in Addition to Marcelo, so are big stars such as Gareth Bale and Isco also been relegated to the bench. The welshman started the dog inside against Ajax on Wednesday evening.
Solari has instead chosen to focus on the younger players like Lucas Vazquez, Vinicius Junior and marcelo's successor Sergio Reguilón.
the Changes seems to bear fruit for the Solari. Real Madrid have won eight of the last ten matches in La Liga and has also secured good starting positions in both the Copa del Rey and the Champions League.