Marcelo wants to stay with Real Madrid despite links to Juventus

Sat 02 May 2020 | 1:51

Although Marcelo is said to have links with Juventus, he says he prefers to stay with the LaLiga giants, Real Madrid.

Despite having links to Juventus, Real Madrid full-back, Marcelo Vieira, said he didn't want to leave the LaLiga giants for Juventus.

Despite his links to Juventus, the Brazil international have no intention of moving from his current club Madrid, where he arrived at in 2007 from Fluminense.

Besides, Marcelo thinks that Madrid have also no intention of giving him away.

"I don't want to leave and I don't think Madrid would let me anyway," he told Fabio Cannavaro during an Instagram Live chat on Friday.

"I'm really happy here. Since I came here with my family, it's been incredible.

"I don't really know if it's true that Juve wanted to sign me to be honest."

Marcelo has continued to be linked to Juventus, the club his former team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo joined in 2018.

The 31-year-old noted the reaction from the Serie A club's fans to the rumours was positive.

"A couple of years ago I heard that I'd signed for Juve, that I'd already pulled on the Juve shirt and that I couldn't live without Cristiano," Marcelo said.

"People invent a lot of things. It was all fine with me, as I saw that some Juve fans quite liked the idea of me joining."

source: SportMob