Neymar captained the home nation to nike football boots
uk glory at the Rio Olympics, netting a stunning free-kick in
Saturday's final before scoring the winning penalty to defeat Germany and prompt
delirious celebrations at the Maracana.
His inclusion for Tite's first game in charge of the full national side has
prompted Barca boss Luis Enrique to superfly
mercurial fg v black give permission for Neymar to remain in South
America and miss Sunday's La Liga trip to Athletic Bilbao.
Gabriel Barbosa and Gabriel Jesus starred in attack at the Olympics alongside
Neymar and the teenage forwards have been given the nod by Tite, who has
selected seven Olympians in total.Manchester City-bound Jesus will be hoping to
make his senior international bow, although his future club-mate Fernandinho
does not make the cut in midfield despite an impressive start to the Premier
Atletico Paranaense goalkeeper Weverton and Beijing Guoan midfielder Renato
Augusto joined Neymar as 'overage' players in the Under-23 squad for the Games
and also make the cut along with fellow gold medallists Marquinho and Rodrigo
Marquinhos' Paris Saint-Germain colleague Thiago Silva will be missing due to
a hip problem for both the trip to Ecuador on 1 September and magista
black cleat Colombia's visit to the Arena da Amazonia in Manaus on
Tite was confirmed as Dunga's successor as head coach after Brazil were
eliminated at the group stage of the Copa America Centenario and he must lift
them into the qualification places for Russia 2018.Brazil sit sixth with nine
points from six superfly
v red uk matches in the notoriously gruelling CONMEBOL section and
Tite hopes the feel-good factor brought on by Olympic success can inspire his
On the possible impact of Brazil's golden triumph, he said: "It is a legacy
of a very strong sense of unity. We faced a difficult time and there was a
warmth and understanding from the supporters when X 16+
Purechaos blue we needed it.
"Both opponents will present great difficulty and are above our
classification. Their teams are together, have a level of confidence, quick
transitions, balance, physical imposition and technical quality.