Brazil boss Tite names Alves, Coutinho for World Cup qualifiers

Written on 01/13/2022

RIO DE JANEIRO, Jan. 13 (Xinhua) -- Barcelona veteran Dani Alves and new Aston Villa signing Philippe Coutinho have been named in Brazil's squad for 2022 World Cup qualifiers against Ecuador and Paraguay, the Brazilian Football Confederation said on Thursday.

Alves, 38, last played for Brazil in September while Coutinho has not represented his country since October 2020, though he was an unused substitute agains