The Selecao will contain 24 players from the Brazilian top-flight, as the ex-Corinthians coach has decided to cut all European-based players from the squad for the 'Superclasico'
After overseeing a narrow 1-0 win on Monday night against Ghana, the much-maligned tactician has made early preparations for their 'Superclasico de las Americas' encounter.
The European contigent of the squad has been dropped in its entirety, as nine new faces enter the squad; including Sao Paulo defender Rhodolfo, who has been linked with Juventus in recent days, and midfielder Casemiro, who has reportedly gained the interest of various European giants.
The squad is listed below:
Goalkeepers: Fabio (Cruzeiro), Rafael (Santos), Jefferson (Botafogo)
Defenders: Danilo (Santos), Mario Fernandes (Gremio), Bruno Cortes (Botafogo), Kleber (Internacional), Dede (Vasco), Rever (Atletico-MG), Rhodolfo (Sao Paulo), Henrique (Palmeiras)
Midfielders: Casemiro (Sao Paulo), Paulinho (Corinthians), Ralf (Corinthians), Romulo (Vasco), Cicero (Sao Paulo), Lucas (Sao Paulo), Oscar (Internacional), Renato Abreu (Flamengo), Thiago Neves (Flamengo)
Forwards: Fred (Fluminense), Leandro Damiao (Internacional), Neymar (Santos), Ronaldinho (Flamengo)