Mourinho tempts Marcelo

Jose Mourinho has called Marcelo to join his fledgling project in the Rome, of which the Portuguese is the new coach after being dismissed from Tottenham. According to reports from Italy, the former Madrid coach has contacted the Brazilian to convince him to play for the Olimpico next season to replace him. Leonardo Spinazzola, one of the great sensations of the Eurocup who is out for several months after breaking his Achilles heel in the quarterfinal match against Belgium.

The Italian journalist specialized in mercato Nicolò Schira affirms that it has been the Portuguese who has taken the initiative to try to seduce Marcelo, whose contract expires in 2022, and with which he coincided at Real Madrid between 2010 and 2013. Although at first his departure from Madrid seemed clear due to the lack of prominence, it seems that in recent weeks he would have made the decision to remain in the team of Ancelotti.

For now, the Brazilian full-back will start the preseason tomorrow under the command of the Italian coach and confirmed as the first captain of the squad after the abrupt departure of Sergio Ramos by not reaching an agreement to renew his contract.