“My family did not believe I signed for Real Madrid until they saw the news on TV”

Real Madrid defender has revealed that he thought he was going to a usual meeting when he went to sign a contract with the Spanish giant.

He also has told for the first contacts with Real’s team.

“Someone called me and said, ‘You want to play for Real Madrid?’, I did not know who it was, but I said, ‘Yes. He then replied: ‘Then you will go to Real Madrid,’ said Marcelo.

The left-back defender revealed that when he moved to Spain, he thought he would attend a meeting with Real Madrid, but that day he signed and was presented to Real Madrid. Even the family did not believe it.

“I swear to God that I thought I would attend a simple meeting. When I went to the club meeting, I saw the contracts with the Real Madrid badge and signed it quickly. Then the men in suits took me straight to the field, where I was introduced to the press the day I had no idea that I would be my presentation. The family in Brazil did not trust me until they saw the news on TV, “he added.