Dunga names FC Barcelona duo in squad that faces Uruguay and Paraguay in World Cup qualifiers later this month
11:00PM Wednesday 02 Mar
Brazil manager Dunga named his squad for the upcoming Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers on Thursday and Barça’s Neymar Jr and Dani Alves are both in the side.
The 5-time champions first host Uruguay at the Arena Pernambuco, Recife on March 25, with Luis Suárez available for selection for the visitors. The Uruguayans are currently second in the 10-team group with 9 points, while Brazil have 7 from their first four matches.
Four days later, it’s off to the Defensores del Charco in Asunción (Paraguay) to play a side that currently shares the same number of points as Brazil. Ecuador currently lead the way in South American with four wins out of four.