Copa America 2015: Neymar the star name in Dunga’s Brazil squad

first_img CEST There was also room for Real Madrid players Casemiro (who is on loan at Porto) and Danilo (who will sign from Porto in the summer). Former Madrid player Robinho has also made the squad.  One of the main talking points was the omission of Chelsea’s Oscar, although the player himself later confirmed a training ground injury has ruled him out of the tournament.  Sport EN Barcelona forward Neymar will spearhead Brazil’s bid to win this summer’s Copa America in Chile.  Valencia goalkeeper Diego Alves did make the squad, as did Atletico Madrid defender Miranda.  Upd. at 21:18 Brazil have been drawn in a group alongside Peru, Colombia and Venezuela and the competition gets underway in June. Dunga unsurprisingly included the 23-year-old in the squad which he named on Tuesday, although there was, perhaps also unsurprisingly, no room for any of Barça’s other Brazilian players. 05/05/2015 Neymar has been in great form this season, scoring 33 goals for Barça, and will be key to any success Brazil can achieve. last_img

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