Brazil played in the main stage of the World Cup in Qatar from the top spot in the South American region’s qualifiers. This time, the five-time world champions started from there. However, Selesaora lost some rhythm after winning the first two matches with power. They will play two World Cup qualifying matches this month. One of which is against current champions Argentina. Interim coach Fernando Dinis announced the 24-member team ahead of the two matches.
There have been several changes to the squad announced yesterday (Monday). Neymar has been out of the field for a long time due to injury. Although not as serious as him, Manchester United midfielder Casemiro is out of the team due to injury.
For the first time, five footballers were called up to the national team at the same time. Among them, 17-year-old Endrik caught the eye. The rest of the players are Douglas Lewis, Pepe, Joao Pedro, Paulinho.
Vinicius will play in Colombia on November 16. Four days later, they will play against Messi on their own soil.
Goalkeepers: Alisson (Liverpool), Ederson (Manchester City), Lucas Perry (Botafogo)
Defenders: Bremer (Juventus), Gabriel (Arsenal), Marquinhos (PSG), Nino (Fluminense), Emerson (Tottenham), Carlos Augusto (Inter Milan), Renan Lodi (Olympic Marseille)
Midfielders: Andre (Fluminense), Bruno Guimaraes (Newcastle United), Douglas Lewis (Aston Villa), Joelinton (Newcastle United), Rafael Veiga (Palmeiras).
Forwards: Rodrigo (Real Madrid), Andric (Palmeiras), Gabriel Jesus (Arsenal), Gabriel Martinelli (Arsenal), Vinicius Junior (Real Madrid), Joao Pedro (Brighton), Paulinho (Atletico Mineiro), Pepe (Porto)