Coutinho Out of Brazil Friendlies
Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho has withdrawn from the Brazil squad for friendlies against Uruguay and Cameroon next week.
The Seleção face Uruguay at Emirates Stadium on Friday, 16 th November before playing Cameroon at Stadium:MK the following Tuesday.
But Tite will have to fare without the Barca schemer after he pulled a thigh muscle in his left leg. He is expected to be out for the next 2-3 weeks.
He is also set to miss Barcelona’s games against Real Betis, Atletico Madrid and PSV Eindhoven.
Brazil will train at London Colney, Arsenal’s training headquarters, from Monday and will depart for Milton Keynes on Saturday, 17 th November, where they will train prior to the friendly against Cameroon.