Brazil name killer squad for Super Eagles friendly match

Super Eagles By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 20/09/2019

Brazil coach Tite has named 23-man killers squad for Super Eagles international friendly match 13th of October at the Singapore National Stadium at 5 am Nigerian time.

The 2019 Copa America holders will play Senegal on October 10 before taking on three-time Africa Champions three days later at the Singapore National Stadium.

Paris Saint-Germain of France forward, Neymar top the list with so many superstars from various big European clubs amongst Premier League trio of Roberto Firmino, Gabriel Jesus, Ederson and Fabinho plus Barcelona loanee Philippe Coutinho.

Brazil and Super Eagles tie will be the first meeting between both sides since 2003 when Selecao defeated Genort Rohr men 3-0 in a friendly at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium in Abuja.

Full squad

Goalkeepers: Ederson, Weverton, Santos

Defenders: Daniel Alves, Danilo, Alex Sandro, Renan Lodi, Thiago Silva, Marquinhos, Éder Militão, Rodrigo Caio

Midfielders: Casemiro, Arthur, Fabinho, Matheus Henrique, Coutinho, Lucas Paquetá

Forwards: Everton, Roberto Firmino, Gabriel Barbosa, Richarlison, Neymar Jr, Gabriel Jesus