Flamengo announce 2014 Copa Libertadores squad
Flamengo have submitted their 30 man squad for this year's Copa Libertadores, which gets underway on Tuesday evening. The Rio de Janeiro club open their Group 7 campaign in Mexico against Leon on Thursday.
The Rubro-Negro have decided to include new signing Erazo plus forward Paulinho, who is on loan to the club from Piracicaba.
There is not however, a place in Flamengo's squad for Chilean 33 year-old centre back Marco Gonzalez, who misses out on a second Copa Libertadores altogehter.
Striker Hernane, who has started 2014 with a stream of goals, will sperhead the club's bid for a second continental triumph.