Candidates for the Ballon d'Or: Marcelo's year

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The best left back in the world scored decisive goals on the road to la Decimotercera.
Another Real Madrid player nominated for the 2018 Ballon d'Or is Marcelo. The Whites’ second captain is a regular in the nominations for individual prizes. In fact, at The Best gala, he was chosen in the 2018 FIFA FIFPro World 11. In a year to remember, the Brazilian was a key player in winning Real Madrid’s thirteenth European Cup.
 
The best left back in the world scored decisive goals in the knockout stages, netting in the round of 16, quarter-finals and semi-finals against PSG, Juventus and Bayern, on the road to Kiev. Before winning the Champions League, he also won the 2017 Club World Cup, where he played both games.
 
Last summer he played at the World Cup in Russia and reached the quarter-finals with the Brazilian national team. With his ability to overlap, Marcelo is always one of the main offensive threats for Real Madrid. So far in 2018, he has scored 4 goals and got 7 assists.