Scolari names Brazil squad for Chile & Honduras fixtures

AC Milan forward Robinho, Chelsea's Willian and PSG defender Marquinhos are among the new arrivals while Lucas Leiva, Ramires and Victor have retained their places in the squad.
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has finalised the 22-man squad that will face Honduras and Chile in the Gillette International Soccer Series next month.

AC Milan forward Robinho and Chelsea star Willian have both earned recalls while Lucas Leiva, Ramires and Atletico Mineiro goalkeeper Victor have all retained their places in the squad.

19-year-old Paris Saint-Germain defender Marquinhos will be hoping to make his international debut following some impressive performances for the reigning French champions since making move to Ligue 1 from Roma earlier this year.

Roma full-back Maicon returns to the group after injury forced him to sit out of Brazil’s victories over South Korea and Zambia earlier this month.

The Selecao, who have now won 11 of their last 10 games, will meet Honduras in Miami on November 16 before heading to Toronto to face Chile on November 19.

Squad in full:

Goalkeepers: Julio Cesar (QPR), Victor (Atletico-MG)

Defenders: Thiago Silva (PSG), David Luiz (Chelsea), Marquinhos (PSG), Dante (Bayern Munich), Daniel Alves (Barcelona), Maicon (Roma), Marcelo (Real Madrid), Maxwell (PSG)

Midfielders: Paulinho (Tottenham), Hernanes (Lazio), Luis Gustavo (Wolfsburg), Lucas Leiva (Liverpool), Ramires (Chelsea), Oscar (Chelsea), Willian (Chelsea)

Forwards: Hulk (Zenit), Bernard (Shakhtar Donetsk), Jo (Atletico-MG), Robinho (Milan), Neymar (Barcelona)