Mexico City / 13.02.2021 16:45:15
Rafael Marquez, current coach of Cadet A of the Real Sociedad Deportiva de Alcalá, will be remembered as one of the best Mexican soccer players abroad, due to his great step he had with Barcelona, a team that he decided to terminate his contract in 2010 to go to MLS.
Once removed from the courts, The Kaiser gave an interview to Mark Spain in which you mentioned that He felt regretful after choosing to leave the Blaugrana club back then, well I still had a physique
“Thinking about it calmly, I realized that I had anticipated. At the time, I thought it was a good idea to go to the United States and slow down the revolutions a bit. but when I got there I saw that I wanted to and could play more competitively. The truth is that I regretted“confessed Márquez in 2017.
Marquez recalled in that interview the great moments he lived with the Catalans, a team in which he lasted seven seasons and with which “the first few days i thought i was living a dream, I didn’t believe it was there … my life took a radical change. I was next to Ronaldinho, Xavi, Puyol … It took me a lot to adapt. Later I was already aware that if I was there it was for something and the good times began to arrive “.
“The best memories of my career. I lived the most beautiful years in a wonderful city that always treated me with great affection. They were seven incredible years in one of the most important institutions in the world“.
How many titles did Rafa Márquez win with Barcelona?
Seven years were those that the former Mexican defender was with Barcelona, a club with whom he managed to win several important trophies, since he lived with one of the best Blaugrana squads.
In his step with the culés, Márquez managed to win four Leagues, two Champions League, a Club World Cup, a European Super Cup, a King’s Cup and three Spanish Super Cups.