Pia Sundhage calls Brazil Women’s squad for the SheBelieves Cup
Brazil women’s team head coach, Pia Sundhage, has selected her 25-player squad that will represent the country at the SheBelives tournament.
The squad list was announced on Thursday as the Brazil women gear up to face the likes of Argentina, United States, Japan and Canada.
The competition is scheduled to take place in Orlando.
Sundhage made a blend of youth and experience in her selected players and already has one eye for developing the next future talent. The Swedish coach also recently renewed her contract that will see her remain with the women’s team until 2024 at least.
“We have experienced players on the list, like Formiga, Marta and Cristiane, and we also have very young players, for the future, like Ivana [Fuso] and Giovana “ said Sundhage after she was questioned on her selection.
FULL SQUAD LIST
Barbara – Avaí / Kindermann
Aline Reis – UD Granadilla Tenerife (Spain)
Letícia – Benfica (Portugal)
Fabiana Simões – International
Tamires – Corinthians
Camilinha – Palmeiras
Tainara – Palmeiras
Rafaelle – Changchun Dazhong (China)
Bruna Benites – Internacional
Jucinara – Levante UD (Spain)
Antonia – Madrid CFF
Ant – Paris St Germain (France)
Luana – Paris St Germain (France)
Andressinha – Corinthians
Julia Bianchi – Palmeiras
Andressa Alves – Roma (Italy)
Marta – Orlando Pride (United States)
Adriana – Corinthians
Chú – Palmeiras
Ivana Fuso – Manchester United (England)
Ludmila – Atlético de Madrid (Spain)
Debinha – North Carolina Courage (United States)
Bia Zaneratto – Wuhan Xinjiyuan (China)
Cristiane – Santos
Giovana – Barcelona (Spain)
Brazil’s Fixtures for the SheBelieves Tournament
Thursday 18th February 2021
Brazil V Argentina – Exploria Stadium Orlando
Sunday 21st February 2021
USA V Brazil – Exploria Stadium Orlando
Wednesday 24th February 2021
Canada V Brazil Exploria Stadium Orlando