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Fred named in Brazil squad

Published on the 01 August 2006 à 19:35 by BV

New Brazil coach Carlos Dunga has picked Fred in a 22-man squad for Brazil's friendly match against Norway, in Oslo, on August 16.

The Lyon attacker, picked for the first time v Guatemala on April 25, 2005, has played four games for his country, scoring three goals.

Not named in the squad were the likes of Ronaldinho, Ronaldo, Kaka, Adriano, Dida or Cris.

The Squad: Gomes (PSV Eindhoven), Fábio (Cruzeiro), Juan (Bayer Leverkusen), Lúcio (Bayern Munich), Luisão (Benfica), Alex (PSV Eindhoven), Cicinho (Real Madrid), Maicon (Inter Milan), Gilberto (Hertha Berlin), Marcelo (Fluminense), Gilberto Silva (Arsenal), Edmílson (Barcelona), Elano (Shakhtar Donetsk), Julio Baptista (Real Madrid), Jônatas (Flamengo), Morais (Vasco de Gama), Dudu Cearense (CSKA), Daniel Carvalho (CSKA), Robinho (Real Madrid), Fred (Lyon), Wagner (Cruzeiro), Vagner Love (CSKA).