Brazil x Colombia: Chelsea trio in probable starting line-ups 5 September 2014
Dunga will resume his career as Brazil coach when his team take on Colombia in a friendly in Miami on Friday.
The new coach has made Neymar his captain and is expected to give starts to
Atlético Madrid’s Miranda, Chelsea’s Filipe Luís and Diego Tardelli of Atlético Mineiro. Thiago Silva is injured. Hulk and Marcelo dropped out the squad after picking up injuries. Robinho and Alex Sandro were the replacements.
Brazil and Colombia locked horns in the quarter-finals of the World Cup earlier this year with the hosts coming out on top 2-1.
On 9th, Dunga’s men are back in action when they play Ecuador in New Jersey.
See the Brazil squad in full here
Brazil (probable): Jefferson, Maicon, Miranda, David Luiz, Filipe Luíz, Luiz Gustavo, Ramires, Willian, Oscar, Neymar, Diego Tardelli
Colombia (possible): Ospina, Zúñiga, Zapata, Valdés, Armero, Guarín, Sánchez, Cuadrado, Ibarbo, James Rodríguez, Falcao García
Coach: José Pekerman
Date: 5 September 2014
Kick-off: 22:00 (Brasília), 21:00 (local time)
Venue: Sun Life Stadium, Miami, Florida, USA
Official: David Gantar (Canada)
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