Juan Maceiras is a well-known Spanish player who is now an icon for the Spanish FC Deportivo de La Coruña, thanks to his WSOP Main Event finalist status. This happened due to the peculiarity left by the player from the city of La Racha in the Galician region when he participated in the most important final of the year.
The son of legendary online player Juan Antonio Vietcong01 Maceiras took center stage in the main event when he sang ” Deportivo” song in the middle of the FT. The eighth-placed player won prize money worth more than one million euros, captivating fans of the Spanish third division side (who were relegated from the first division in the 2019/20 season) in front of the screen. In the early morning, watch the finals.
In the middle of the match, Marcellas, seated next to his opponent at the table, mustered up the courage to sing the iconic “Nos van a ver volver”, which is played every day at the Riazor stadium a national anthem. The move made him an icon for the Albizoos, a passion he has always had for the Albiersra and poker.
Of course, Marcellas played for Deportivo. He wore the jersey until he was eliminated as a runner-up at the final table on the penultimate day of the World Series main event and received the award, which also recognized his outstanding performance. He finished eighth, earning him $1,125,000. His best cash to date was $467,532 in 2011, when he finished fifth in a European Poker Tour (EPT) event in his home country.
On social media, the support for maceiras has been huge. Many blue and white fans pay close attention to various broadcasts and witness the performance of the players. The emotional moment was shared on social media by several Deportivo fans who couldn’t believe Marcellas remembered the team in the final.