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The Manchester City midfielder and Bayern Munich defender Rafinha have both earned recalls to the Selecao for March’s friendly in Johannesburg

Luiz Felipe Scolari has announced the European-based players who will make the squad for Brazil's Gillette Brasil Global Tour friendly with South Africa in Johannesburg on March 5.

Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho has earned a recall after being absent from the international setup since February 2012, as has Bayern Munich defender Rafinha.

A total of 16 players were called by Felipao. The remainder of the 23-man squad is to be made up by domestic-based players and will be announced closer to March.


Goalkeepers
Julio Cesar

Defenders
Thiago Silva
David Luiz
Dante
Daniel Alves
Rafinha
Marcelo

Midfielders
Luiz Gustavo
Fernandinho
Paulinho
Ramires
Oscar
Willian

Forwards
Neymar
Bernard
Hulk