Brazil name World Cup squad

A number of Spain-based players have been included in the Brazil squad for this summer’s home World Cup.

Barcelona attacker Neymar has been named by Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari in the 23 that will go to the tournament, as has club-mate Dani Alves and Real Madrid’s Marcelo.

Atletico full-back Filipe Luis meanwhile, is not on the plane, with the likes of Kaka, Robinho and Marquinhos also left out.

Goalkeeper: Júlio César, Jefferson, Victor

Defenders: Henrique, David Luiz, Thiago Silva, Dante, Marcelo, Maxwell, Dani Alves, Maicon

Midfielders: Ramires, Hernanes, Paulinho, Willian, Fernandinho, Luiz Gustavo, Oscar

Attackers: Neymar, Fred, Hulk, Jô, Bernard

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