Footballer’s Paris Saint-Germain was not included by coach Tite Brazil in the group matches against Ecuador and Colombia in 2018 World Cup qualifiers Tite explained that players playing in Europe and who are not summoned in pretty good shape .
The absence of defender Thiago Silva is due after the injury suffered hip. Coach Tite explained that players playing in Europe and which has not convened “not in pretty good shape or are injured.” Thiago Silva, who would return to PSG in the third round derby in Ligue 1 against Monaco, Tite likely fall into the second category. The coach has not called nor David Luiz and Lucas, and they all PSG. David Luiz was bruised Sunday match against Metz (3-0).
Tite but will rely on players who have won seven of their first gold medal at the Olympics, following final with Germany. Among the seven players that have played at the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro is Neymar.
Lot 23 players called:
goalkeepers: Alisson (AS Roma / Italy), Marcelo Grohe (Gremio) Weverton (Atletico Paranaense)
defense: Gil (Shandong Luneng / China), Marquinhos (Paris SG / France), Miranda (Inter Milan / Italy), Rodrigo Caio (São Paulo FC), Dani Alves (Juventus / Italy), Fagner (Corinthians), Filipe Luis ( Atletico Madrid / Spain), Marcelo (Real Madrid / Spain)
Midfielders: Casemiro (Real Madrid / Spain), Giuliano (Zenit St Petersburg / Russia), Lucas Lima (Santos), Paulinho (Guangzhou Evergrande / Chima) Coutinho (Liverpool / England), Rafael Carioca (Atletico Mineiro), Renato Augusto ( Beijing Guoan / China), Willian (Chelsea / England)
Forwards: Gabriel (Santos), Gabriel Jesus (Palmeiras), Neymar (FC Barcelona / Spain), Taison (Shakhtar Donetsk / Ukraine)