Brazil reveals call for the Copa América and its biggest star is not there

SAO PAULO-. With the young promise Endrickthe forwards of the Real Madrid Rodrygo and Vinicius Juniorand the revelation at Girona Savinho, the Brazilian coach Dorival Junior announced this Friday the list of those called up to compete in the Copa América 2024.

The second call-up for the Brazilian team under the command of Dorival Junior is practically the same as the one announced in March to face England and Spain in two friendlies, with the novelty of Porto striker Evanilson.

On the list for the continental tournament to be played in the United States (June 20 to July 14) Neither Neymar, who is recovering from an injury, nor the veterans Casemiro and Thiago Silva are there.

Dorival Junior included the young Endrick (17 years old), a great Brazilian football sensation in the ranks of Palmeiras, and revelations such as the French PSG defender Lucas Beraldo and the Spanish Girona players Savinho and Yan Couto.

The list of those summoned is the following:

– Goalkeepers: Alisson (Liverpool-ING), Bento (Ath.Paranaense) and Ederson (M.City-ING)

– Defenders: Danilo (Juventus-ITA), Yan Couto (Girona-ESP), Guilherme Arana (Atl.Mineiro), Wendell (Porto-POR), Beraldo (PSG-FRA), Militao (Real Madrid-ESP), Gabriel Magalhaes (Arsenal-ING) and Marquinhos (PSG-FRA)

– Midfielders: Andreas Pereira (Fulham-ING), Bruno Guimaraes (Newcastle-ING), Douglas Luiz (Aston Villa-ING), Joao Gomes (Wolverhapton-ING) and Lucas Paquetá (West Ham-ING)

– Forwards: Endrick (Palmeiras), Evanilson (Porto-POR), Gabriel Martinelli (Arsenal-ING), Rafinha (Barcelona-ESP), Rodrygo (Real Madrid-ESP), Vinicius Jr (Real Madrid-ESP) and Savinho (Girona -ESP).