Until last year, Marcelo, 35, was an unstoppable left fullback at Real Madrid for more than 15 years. He has returned to Fluminense, the Brazilian club where he first played professionally, and has enjoyed a return to the top of South American club soccer.
Fluminense defeated Argentina’s prestigious Boca Juniors 2-1 in the final of the 2023 CONMEBOL Copa Libertadores at Maracanã Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Friday morning (ET) to win the tournament for the first time.레모나토토
Marcelo played the full 80 minutes at left fullback in a 4-2-3-1 formation as Fluminense battled to a 1-1 draw at half-time before John Kennedy scored the winner nine minutes into extra time
John Kennedy, 21, came on as a 35th-minute substitute and scored the winner as Boca Juniors fell short in their bid for a seventh consecutive title.
Brazilian clubs have swept the Copa Libertadores title since 2019. Flamengo and Palmeiras have won the title twice each.