Alexandre Gallo names his Brazil U21 squad for June friendly against Mexico and includes Manchester United targetBrazil U21 manager Gallo
Brazil U21 manager Alexandre Gallo has announced his squad for a friendly match scheduled for June 26th against Mexico.
The fixture will take place in Belmiro to mark the city's celebrations and will give Gallo a chance to assess his squad.
Gallo interestingly choose to players who will be allegeable to play in the 2016 Olympics, which will be in Brazil and is aiming to prepare a squad for that now.
Notable names in his 22-man squad include Mosquito of Atlético Paranaense, who has been linked with Manchester United and Chelsea, and highly rated Danilo of Vasco da Gama.
The full 22-man squad is:
Goalkeepers: Leonardo (Grêmio), Rodolfo (Atlético Mineiro).
Defenders: Auro (São Paulo), Kayke (Internacional), Willian (Internacional), Lucas Cândido (Atlético Mineiro), Gustavo Henrique (Santos), Wallace (Cruzeiro), Gabriel (Atlético Mineiro).
Midfielders: Danilo (Vasco da Gama), Matheus Biteco (Grêmio), João Afonso (Internacional), Gabriel Boschilia (São Paulo), Nathan (Atlético Paranaense), Lucas Evangelista (São Paulo), Alisson (Cruzeiro).
Forwards: Mosquito (Atlético Paranaense), Octavius (Internacional), Biro Biro (Fluminense), Thalles (Vasco da Gama), Vinícius Araújo (Cruzeiro), Yuri Mamute (Grêmio).