The application of the Brazilian national team for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar has been published. It included 26 players, among whom were not Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino.
Goalkeepers: Alisson (Liverpool), Ederson (Manchester City), Waverton (Palmeiras);
Defenders: Alex Sandro, Bremer, Danilo (all Juventus), Alex Telles (Sevilla), Dani Alves (Pumas), Eder Militao (Real Madrid), Marquinhos (PSG), Thiago Silva (Chelsea »);
Midfielders: Casemiro, Fred (both Manchester United), Everton Ribeiro (Flamengo), Fabinho (Liverpool), Lucas Paqueta (West Ham), Bruno Guimaraes (Newcastle);
Forwards: Anthony (Manchester United), Gabriel Martinelli, Gabriel Jesus (both Arsenal), Neymar (PSG), Pedro Abreu (Flamengo), Rafinha Diaz (Barcelona), Richarlison (Tottenham) , Rodrigo, Vinicius Junior (both – “Real”).
The 2022 World Cup will take place from November 20 to December 18. Brazil will play Serbia, Switzerland and Cameroon in the group stage.