Category: Marcelo

Bielsa, Marcelo

Marcelo Bielsa delivers verdict on Eddie Nketiah’s Leeds United debut – TBR – The Boot Room – Football News

(Photo by Alex Dodd – CameraSport via Getty Images)Arsenal Published on August 15, 2019 Marcelo Bielsa has been quoted by Leeds Live in his pre-Wigan Atheltic press conference as delivering his verdict on Eddie Nketiah’s Leeds United debut – and he was not completely full of praise. Nketiah, 20, joined the Championship promotion hopefuls on…

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A year with Marcelo Bielsa: the inside story of Leeds United’s revival – FourFourTwo
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A year with Marcelo Bielsa: the inside story of Leeds United’s revival – FourFourTwo

This article first appeared in the May 2019 issue of FourFourTwo. Subscribe today! 5 issues for just £5 The meeting took place at a hotel in Buenos Aires, beginning in the sunshine at 10am and finishing indoors an hour before midnight. They broke for a meal in the middle, on Marcelo Bielsa’s insistence, but even…

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Marcelo takes full advantage of Mendy injury setback – AS English
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Marcelo takes full advantage of Mendy injury setback – AS English

Marcelo Vieira’s performance has been one of the few positive notes from Real Madrid’s disappointing pre-season, with the Brazilian defender putting in more minutes than any other member of Zinedine Zidane’s squad. The 31-year-old started six of the seven matches, playing a total of 473 minutes, during which he managed to score a goal against…

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Marcelo: “When Real Madrid don’t win it’s the end of the world” – AS English
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Marcelo: “When Real Madrid don’t win it’s the end of the world” – AS English

Real Madrid defender Marcelo has confirmed that he has been the subject of interest from Serie A sides but said that he never considered leaving the Bernabéu. “The truth is I love Real Madrid, it is my home and the best team in the world. The pressure at Real Madrid can’t be compared to anything…

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Marcelo Bielsa laments squandered chances after Lewis Grabban grabs point for Nottingham Forest – The Times
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Marcelo Bielsa laments squandered chances after Lewis Grabban grabs point for Nottingham Forest – The Times

After a month of discontent for Marcelo Bielsa at Elland Road, his team’s failure to convert pressure into chances, and a scrambled Forest equaliser, will have done little to lift his mood. By the time Lewis Grabban forced in a 77th-minute goal, via a deflection off his chest and a wild miskick, Leeds should have…

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Marcelo Bielsa refuses to panic after Leeds stutter to Nottingham Forest draw – The Telegraph
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Marcelo Bielsa refuses to panic after Leeds stutter to Nottingham Forest draw – The Telegraph

Leeds 1 Nottingham Forest 1 Marcelo Bielsa is refusing to panic and denies his Leeds United team felt nerves, despite dominating Nottingham Forest but allowing the visitors to snatch a smash-and-grab draw.  “Leeds are falling apart again” was a chant used to irritate the Yorkshire club as they failed to secure promotion last season and…

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Without Marcelo Bielsa Might Not Be Here – Anderlecht New Boy Kemar Roofe – Inside Futbol
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Without Marcelo Bielsa Might Not Be Here – Anderlecht New Boy Kemar Roofe – Inside Futbol

Follow @insidefutbolKemar Roofe has revealed that he remains thankful to Marcelo Bielsa for his guidance during his time with Leeds United at Elland Road. The Englishman, who joined Leeds in 2016 from Oxford United, entered the final year of his contract with the Whites this summer.   As such, Roofe emerged as a potential target…

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Marcelo Bielsa admits the one reason why he stayed at Leeds United – Mirror Online
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Marcelo Bielsa admits the one reason why he stayed at Leeds United – Mirror Online

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Marcelo risks upsetting teammate Eden Hazard with Neymar comparison – Irish Mirror
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Marcelo risks upsetting teammate Eden Hazard with Neymar comparison – Irish Mirror

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Marcelo: Neymar coming to Real Madrid wouldn’t be a problem, it would be a pleasure – MARCA.com
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Marcelo: Neymar coming to Real Madrid wouldn’t be a problem, it would be a pleasure – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Wants his compatriot at the BernabeuMarcelo during Real Madrid training. Ángel RiveroMarcelo would be open to the idea of Neymar joining him at Real Madrid with the Paris Saint-Germain forward keen to leave the Parc des Princes this summer.It’s expected that, if anywhere, the Brazilian will return to former club Barcelona, but PSG would…

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Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa to skip part of Australia tour… and could be Down Under for just 36 hours for Man U – The Sun
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Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa to skip part of Australia tour… and could be Down Under for just 36 hours for Man U – The Sun

LEEDS boss Marcelo Bielsa is planning to spend just 36 hours in Australia for his side’s pre-season tour because he has other priorities. The Argentina boss is likely to attend their fixture with bitter rivals Manchester United on Wednesday but will fly home before taking on Western Sydney Wanderers three days later. 3 Marcelo Bielsa…

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Marcelo Gallardo: Messi shouldn’t speak because his words are important – MARCA.com
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Marcelo Gallardo: Messi shouldn’t speak because his words are important – MARCA.com

LaLiga The No.10 accused Conmebol of corruptionLionel Messi’s pointed comments in which he claimed that Conmebol was corrupt has not been received well by River Plate boss Marcelo Gallardo.Argentina’s Copa America semi-final defeat to Brazil came in controversial circumstances, prompting a post-match outburst from the Barcelona forward. With another following the victory over Chile, in which…

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Marcelo: I was delighted with Zidane’s return to Real Madrid, he is like a big brother to me – MARCA.com
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Marcelo: I was delighted with Zidane’s return to Real Madrid, he is like a big brother to me – MARCA.com

Real Madrid Spoke highly of his coachMarcelo spoke of his delight at the return of Zinedine Zidane to the Real Madrid dugout due to his close relationship with the Frenchman. The Brazilian full-back had a season to forget for Los Blancos last campaign, falling out of favour and losing his place in the lineup under Julen…

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Marcelo ‘wants Madrid, not Juve’ – Football Italia

Tuttosport claims Cristiano Ronaldo has called Marcelo to join him at Juventus, but another report argues the left-back wants to stay at Real Madrid. According to the Turin-based newspaper, Ronaldo is ‘ready’ to extend another invitation to Marcelo, having campaigned for the Brazilian’s arrival last year. Madrid, for their part, are about to conclude a…

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‘James, Marcelo and Isco? We are waiting for a new manager’ – BeSoccer EN
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‘James, Marcelo and Isco? We are waiting for a new manager’ – BeSoccer EN

Fabio Paratici, the Juventus Sporting director, spoke about the rumours surrounding various Real Madrid players joining Juventus in the summer. He did not answer the question and made it clear that the most important thing was to present a new manager, with Maurizio Sarri the most likely it would appear. The director was awarded in Naples…

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