Alisson, Marcelo, Casemiro and Firmino Make UEFA Champions League Squad of the Season
Brazilian internationals Alisson, Marcelo, Casemiro and Roberto Firmino have all been selected in UEFA’s 2017-18 Champions League squad of the season.
Alisson reached the semi-final with Roma and is selected alongside fellow goalkeeper Kaylor Navas. Roberto Firmino finished as a runner-up with Liverpool, who scored ten goals in the competition.
Real Madrid pair Casemiro and Marcelo were also voted into the squad, having won their 3 rd Champions League title in succession and their fourth in five years.
The Brazilians all form part of Tite’s squad for this summer’s World Cup in Brazil. No other country has as many representatives in the squad as Brazil.
The full squad, as chosen by UEFA: Navas (Real Madrid), Alisson (AS Roma), Kimmich (Bayern Munich), Ramos (Real Madrid), Chiellini (Juventus), van Dijk (Liverpool), Raphael Varane (Real Madrid), de Bruyne (Manchester City), Casemiro (Real Madrid), Modric (Real Madrid), Kroos (Real Madrid), James (Bayern Munich), Dzeko (AS Roma), Messi (Barcelona), Firmino (Liverpool), Salah (Liverpool).