Marcelo Vieira Biography

Facts of Marcelo Vieira
Date of Birth: 1988 , May-12
Age: 30 years old
Birth Nation: Brazil
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Marcelo Vieira
Birth Name Marcelo Vieira da Silva Junior
Nick Name Marcelo
Nationality Brazilian
Birth Place/City Rio de Janeiro
Profession Footballer
Working For Real Madrid,Brazilian national team.
Salary € 6.5M
Weight in KG 75kg
Married Yes
Married to Clarisse Alves
Divorce No
Online Presence Facebook,Twitter,Wiki,Instagram
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Marcelo Vieira da Silva Junior, commonly known as Marcelo or Marcelo Vieira s a Brazilian footballer who plays for Real Madrid and the Brazilian national team. he was born on May 12, 1988 was born in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He is a versatile player and can play as either a defender or attacker, he also boasts excellent pace and stamina. Marcelo started playing five-a-side football at the age of 9 and by 13 he was at Fluminense. He comes from quite a poor family and almost had to leave the football academy as his family couldn’t afford to pay  the bus fare  to get him to training. Nevertheless, his determination and his ability made him fight for what he loved and he was best at: football. Marcelo came to Europe when he was 18 having already triumphed in Brazil. He is a very fast, attacking full-back who has worked hard since his arrival to take the opportunities that his coaches have given him to secure a place in the first team.


Marcelo's  first team was Fluminense, for which he played three months and signed for Real Madrid on November 15, 2006. He made his debut for Real Madrid in early 2007, with the misfortune of injury within days of starting to count for Fabio Capello. In January 2007, when he arrived at Real Madrid, was severely criticized for his less than regular performances; in the first game he played (which was against Deportivo) was injured. Marcelo played his first game against Racing whole rather dull too.  It was in the 2007-2008 season when Real Madrid coach gave him confidence after the departure of Roberto Carlos to Fenerbahce, Heinze returns to the central position of left-handed and differences in Drenthe with Real Madrid coach Bernd Schuster. With the arrival of Juande Ramos on the bench Madrid Marcelo start playing left end and manages to get tenure in that position, making great performances and earning the affection of the public who until recently had been booed and criticized for their poor performances. On February 15, 2009, Marcelo scored his first goal as Real Madrid in El Molinon, with subtle Vaseline. The attendance was a great heel of Gonzalo Higuain.

Marriage, salary and personal details

Marcelo  has a Spouse named Clarisse Alves and they were married in 2008. He receives € 6.5M as a salary from Real Madrid.He has a height of 1.72 m and a weight of 75 kg

Awards and Achievements

He has a given a great effort and contribution to his team (Real Madrid ) to lift up the trophy of Primera Division, Copa del Rey and Super Cup in various sessions. Also, in the Confederations Cup 2013 and International Champions Cup, Brazil was the winner in which he was the team member.