Marcelo will not be able to travel with him Real Madrid to London after being selected to form part of a polling station in the elections to the presidency of the Community of Madrid. The vote will take place on Tuesday, May 4, while Real Madrid will play against him Chelsea the return of the semifinals of the Champions League Wednesday at 9pm.
Real Madrid is working to try that the Electoral Board exempts the player from his obligations as a citizen and can travel to London with the rest of the team on Tuesday. From the Electoral Board itself they defend that Marcelo could fly the same day of the matchAlthough the reality is that health protocols complicate this possibility a bit.
Until now, all the justifications and claims of Real Madrid and Marcelo’s own environment have been rejected, although the white club plans to appeal to be able to count on the player in London. The fact that the recovery of Mendy makes Marcelo’s dismissal complicate the match approach of Zinedine Zidane.
As a curiosity, to say that the youth squad Victor Chust He has also been called to a polling station, although in his case he was already safe for the game against Chelsea due to injury.