27-Year-Old Defender Real Madrid La Liga Full Name: Marcelo Vieira da Silva Junior
Marcelo will miss the Copa America because of a back injury, FourFourTwo reports.
Marcelo has suffered with severe back pain ever since he went to jump for Real Madrid in a recent training session. The fullback requires three weeks to recover and is not currently even able to walk according to team doctors. As a result, Brazil have been forced to replace Marcelo With Geferson of Internacional ahead of the tournament which starts On Jun. 11.