Rubén García Calmache, Canine, doesn’t chew his tongue when speaking about Marcelino. The previous footballer referred to his relationship with whoever was his coach within the Villarreal in a video on the YouTube channel Ídolos, wherein he defined the the explanation why he ended up leaving the group.

“When it reaches [Marcelino] It is wonderful as a result of it calls for, however When the primary yr of his arrival passes, he’s very distrustful and really controlling and he begins to bitch me”, Cani explains. “He made me go to coaching classes within the afternoons on the sports activities heart. He was doing me, like who says, ‘bullying’ in school. That it was not that, removed from it, however so that you just perceive me. I made the choice that I didn’t wish to proceed with him as a result of he was making me sad, “he says.

A relationship that was tense at occasions and that ended with the participant fairly irritated with the coach and he relegating him from the place of captain of Villarreal. “There got here a degree the place I am already very pissed off, I can not take him anymore and in a gathering of captains I received up and began yelling at him. He dismissed me as captain and instructed him that I did not care as a result of I could not take him anymore,” he remembers . “With out forcing what occurred, I began yelling at him a bit of, we had a really massive dialogue in entrance of everybody, they even separated us and from there the subsequent day I began coaching alone“.

The scenario ended with Cani on mortgage to Atlético de Madrid for a season. He then returned to Villarreal after which his closing departure from the group and his signing for the Deportivo de La Coruña, to finish up retiring at 36 years outdated. Nonetheless, Cani admits that “Regardless of all the things I’ve stated, Marcelino has been the most effective coach I’ve had in my complete life”.

A extra nice reminiscence is the one which he retains from his time within the Depor and his time below the orders of Michelangelo Lotina. “I do not know the names of the gamers, he referred to as Mussachio and Zapata Manucho and Lozano … and with the rivals it was even worse. I keep in mind that he referred to as Coutinho Coentrao and Wakaso referred to as him seven other ways,” he jokes.

He additionally recalled his most intricate clashes on the soccer discipline, wherein the names of Pepe and Dani Alves. “To Pepe, if I noticed him, I used to be at most three meters, from a distance. No, no, as a result of he was a center-back and I performed within the band and I did not have any scuffles. I had extra with full-backs, with Dani Alves I had many ”, he explains. “I believe it is who I had fights with. I had a little bit of a mania for him, to start with as a result of he was so good. And when a defender is excellent and steals it from you and also you get a bit of offended. However it’s that on high then he signed for Barça, then much more anger. However with centrals I’ve had little. Pepe? It is simply that I would not get shut. Between how ugly it was and the kicks it gave, let another person strategy. The pot was going, what he did with Casquero … “.