Emerson was one of the biggest failures of Real Madrid in the early twenty-first century. White club the not inconsiderable figure of spent 15 million euros in this Brazilian midfielder for Real Madrid club which had spent years pining but for various reasons was unable to be with their services. Finally, his career in Madrid did not live up to the circumstances.
The “Puma” as he was known, It was a defensive midfielder, with little technical and trotador type that liked to Fabio Capello, his mentor in Rome, Juventus and maximum backer for his arrival at Real Madrid with which despite winning two league titles (1997 Y 2007), He never got to connect with the crowd at the Bernabeu. Born in 1976, Emerson, Real Madrid reached the prestige won top teams as the above Roma and Juventus addition to Bayer Leverkusen or Guild.
Brazilian international, arrival at Real Madrid, He came to participate in the World 2006 in Germany with selection “canarinha” with whom he had also participated in the World 1998 in France where he arrived almost bounce. defensive player, his little attractive football never came to get along with the crowd at the Bernabeu that ended pitandolo and even taking it eleven.
Legend has it that the player himself, He asked the Italian coach to let him off the team in matches at home to prevent the public to take her with him. This fact, He ended in a dispute with the hard coach who had brought him to Real Madrid after having worked with him on two other teams. As they have also, the matter worsened when Brazil refused to come out to warm up in a game.
With the arrival of hot summer 2007, Capello left Real Madrid after a year as in his previous time at Real Madrid and with him, the Puma” which he ended on the computer where in recent years just burned almost all the players circulating in Europe, Milan, become in recent years in an elephant graveyard. His departure left 8 million euros in the White House and an economic loss confirming that the operation had been a Brazilian economic ruin and athletically and confirming that was one of the worst signings in the history of Real Madrid but not the worst.