Vinicius Junior Gets Brazil Call-Up
Brazilian head coach has named Real Madrid’s Vinicius in his squad for the forthcoming September friendly games.
Real Madrid’s Vinicius Junior missed this year’s Copa America due to ankle ligament injuries.
With his call-up, Vinicius is now poised to make his full debut for the full Brazil side.
Five-time world champions Brazil meet Colombia at Hard Rock Stadium, Miami on Friday 6 September 2019 before facing Peru at The Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 10.
Brazil squad in full:
Goalkeepers: Ederson (Manchester City), Ivan (Ponte Preta), Weverton (Palmeiras)
Full-backs: Daniel Alves (Sao Paulo), Fagner (Corinthians), Jorge (Santos), Alex Sandro (Juventus).
Centre-backs: Eder Militao (Real Madrid), Marquinhos (PSG), Thiago Silva (SPG), Samir (Udinese).
Midfielders: Arthur (Barcelona), Casemiro (Real Madrid), Fabinho (Liverpool), Allan (Napoli), Lucas Paqueta (Milan), Philippe Coutinho (Barcelona).
Forwards: Neymar (PSG), Richarlison (Everton), David Neres (Ajax), Bruno Henrique (Flamengo), Roberto Firmino (Liverpool), Vinicius Jr. (Real Madrid).