Tuesday 17 September 2019 ,
Tuesday 17 September 2019 ,
Latest News
  • 6 lakh Rohingyas still at genocide risk: UN
  • US hints at military response to attacks on KSA as oil prices surge
  • No report on judge-lawyer arguments
  • Action, if any EC official linked, says Kabita
  • 6.5 lakh e-mutation cases resolved since July
24 May, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Print

Brazil begin Copa America preparations

AFP, Teresópolis
Brazil begin Copa America preparations
Richarlison

Copa America hosts Brazil began preparations for the tournament at their training centre in Teresopolis on Wednesday, despite missing most of their team. Only seven players are expected at the Granja Comary football complex near Rio de Janeiro for the first week of training.

Neymar, the world's most expensive player, is due to appear on May 28 along with PSG team-mates Daniel Alves, Thiago Silva and Marquinhos. Everton winger Richarlison was the first to arrive Wednesday. “I want to get on the field very quickly to train, I'm very happy to be here with the squad, it's a unique moment,” said Richarlison in a statement issued by the Brazilian football federation.

Richarlison was joined by Ajax Amsterdam's David Neres, another 22-year-old striker. Fernandinho, Gabriel Jesus and Casemiro were expected to arrive later Wednesday, while Ederson and Filipe Luis were due Thursday.

Alisson and Roberto Firmino, who will play the Champions League final on June 1 with Liverpool, will be the last to arrive. Coach Tite made a brief appearance near the field where workers were still painting the lines.

Eight-time winners Brazil face Bolivia, Venezuela and Peru in the group stage, which start on June 14, after two friendlies against Qatar and Honduras.

Comments

Most Viewed
Digital Edition
Archive
SunMonTueWedThuFri Sat
01020304050607
08091011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930

Copyright © All right reserved.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman

Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Editor : M. Shamsur Rahman
Published by the Editor on behalf of Independent Publications Limited at Media Printers, 446/H, Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1215.
Editorial, News & Commercial Offices : Beximco Media Complex, 149-150 Tejgaon I/A, Dhaka-1208, Bangladesh. GPO Box No. 934, Dhaka-1000.

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy
....................................................
About Us
....................................................
Contact Us
....................................................
Advertisement
....................................................
Subscription

Powered by : Frog Hosting