Rio: The 24-member Brazil squad for the Copa America tournament has been announced. The squad has only one change from the team that played in the World Cup qualifier. When Rodrigo was left out of the team, he included senior defender Thiago Silva. Silva did not play in the World Cup qualifiers due to injury sustained during the Champions League final.
Superstar Neymar, who missed the last Copa America victory due to injury, will lead Brazil this time around. Tito did not include veterans Danny Alves and Filipe Coutinho in the squad due to injuries.
Goalkeepers: Alison, Waverton, Ederson
Defenders: Danilo, Renan Lodi, Alex Sandro, Lucas Verisimo, Thiago Silva, Marquinhos, Milito
Midfielders: Casemiro, Pacquiao, Fabinho, Fred, Douglas Luis, Ribeiro
Forwards: Richardson, Firmino, Gabriel Jesus, Neymar, Gabriel Barbosa, Everton Sebolinha, Vinicius Jr.