Luiz Felipe Scolari names team for friendly against England

Updated: 22 January 2013 23:32 IST

Ronaldinho and goalkeeper Julio Cesar have been called into Brazil's squad to face England in a friendly next month.

Luiz Felipe Scolari names team for friendly against England
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil:

Ronaldinho and goalkeeper Julio Cesar have been called into Brazil's squad to face England in a friendly next month.

Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari announced the team on Tuesday, his first since being rehired to lead the team. Scolari coached Brazil to its fifth World Cup title at the 2002 tournament in South Korea and Japan.

The squad also contains several first-timers, including Bayern Munich defender Dante, Atletico Madrid defender Miranda and Lazio midfielder Hernandes.

Real Madrid midfielder Kaka was left off the list.

Topics : Football Luiz Felipe Scolari Ashley Cole
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