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Marcelo dropped from team after a furious row with Zidane
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Marcelo dropped from team after a furious row with Zidane

According to reports, Marcelo has been dropped from Real Madrid's squad for the crucial La Liga game against Granada on Thursday due to a training ground row with manager Zinedine Zidane. Their fellow title contenders and league leader Atletico Madrid won 2:1 against Real Sociedad on Wednesday night and this means that Los Blancos must claim all three points away to Granada to keep their title hopes alive. Five points separate the two city rivals presently, and the exclusion of Marcelo from the team sheet ahead of the game called for concern especially as his fellow full-back Ferland Mendy is out for the rest of the season. Meanwhile, a report by Goal claims that the Brazilian's absence is due to a furious clash with Zidane during training on Tuesday. They added that the 33-year-o...