The newly installed Brazilian coach Mano Menezes has called up a group of 24 players for the friendly game against the USA on the 10th of August. Among them is the OL player Ederson who could pick up his first cap on the occasion.
For information, only four of the World Cup squad figure in Mano Menezes first selection.
The complete list: Goalkeepers: Renan (Avaí/BRA), Jefferson (Botafogo/BRA), Victor (Gremio/BRA)
Defenders: Rafael (Manchester United/ENG), Marcelo (Real Madrid/SP), André Santos (Fenerbahçe/TUR), Daniel Alves (FC Barcelona/SP), David Luiz (Benfica/ POR), Henrique (Racing Santander/SP), Réver (Atlético Mineiro/BRA), Thiago Silva (AC Milan/ITA)
Midfielders: Ederson (Lyon/FRA), Carlos Eduardo (Hoffenheim/GER), Hernanes (São Paulo/BRA), Sandro (Internacional/BRA), Paulo Henrique Ganso (Santos/BRA), Lucas (Liverpool/ENG), Jucilei (Corinthians/BRA), Ramires (Benfica/POR)
Forwards: Robinho (Santos/BRA), Neymar (Santos/BRA), Alexandre Pato (AC Milan/ITA), André (Santos/BRA), Diego Tardelli (Atlético Mineiro/BRA)