The latest news from Botafogo
Real Madrid full-back Marcelo said in an interview released today in 'Globo Esporte' that he would like to play for Botafogo, despite having trained at Fluminense, the club's rivals in Rio de Janeiro.
Currently in his eleventh season at the Santiago Bernabeu and Real Madrid's second captain, Marcelo Vieira does not intend to put an end to his career in the Spanish capital.
Botafogo and Santos overcame Nacional and Atletico PR respectively as San Lorenzo trumped Emelec in a shoot-out in the Copa Libertadores.
Visitors Botafogo and San Lorenzo both recorded 1-0 wins at Nacional and Emelec respectively on Thursday.
Estudiantes were 3-0 winners at Barcelona but Botafogo's victory saw Juan Sebastian Veron's men eliminated.
The Botafogo goalkeeper thought he'd proven his quality at international level, only to be dropped for the Selecao's last three World Cup qualifiers
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