Tite, the coach of the Brazilian national team, announced the list with which he will compete in the 2021 Copa America, which will be hosted by Brazil, after the tournament was withdrawn from Argentina and Colombia due to the Corona virus pandemic, which will start from June 13 and continue until July 11.
Neymar, the French star of Paris Saint-Germain, tops the list of the Brazilian national team to compete in the Copa America, along with Chelsea defender Thiago Silva, who missed the matches of Ecuador and Paraguay in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers, in addition to Roberto Firmino, the Liverpool striker.
The Seleção team is competing in the Copa America in Group B, along with Venezuela, Peru, Colombia and Ecuador.
It is worth noting that the Brazilian national team is at the top of the South American qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, with 18 points, after winning all the matches it played.
The Brazil squad for the Copa America is as follows:
Goalkeepers: Weverton (Palmeiras), Alisson Becker (Liverpool), Ederson (Manchester City)
Defense Line: Danilo (Juventus) – Alex Sandro (Juventus) – Eder Militao (Real Madrid) – Renan Lodi and Felipe (Atletico Madrid) – Marquinhos (Paris Saint-Germain) – Thiago Silva (Chelsea) – Emerson (Barcelona).
Midfield: Casemiro (Real Madrid) – Fabinho (Liverpool) – Fred (Manchester United) – Lucas Paqueta (Olympic Lyonnais) – Douglas Luiz (Aston Villa) – Ribeiro (Flamingo).
Forwards: Everton (Benfica) – Gabriel Barbosa (Flamingo) – Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City) – Vinicius Junior (Real Madrid) – Roberto Firmino (Liverpool) – Richarlison (Everton, England) – Neymar (Paris Saint-Germain).