Neymar, Pato headline Brazil roster for USA friendly

Neymar, Pato headline Brazil roster for USA friendly

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Neymar, Pato headline Brazil roster for USA friendly

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The U.S. men's national team will have its hands full on May 30.

Brazil coach Mano Menezes released his roster for the Selecao's upcoming friendlies against Denmark, Mexico, the United States and Argentina, and he is not holding back as Brazil continues its preparations for this summer's Olympic tournament.

Players such as Neymar, Alexandre Pato, Paulo Ganso and Dani Alves will all be taking part during the upcoming stretch, as Brazil will be playing Denmark in Germany on May 26 before facing the U.S. men at FedEx Field in Landover, Md., on May 30, Mexico at Cowboys Stadium in Dallas on June 3, and Argentina at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey on June 8.

Here is Brazil's 23-man roster:

GOALKEEPERS: Jefferson (Botafogo), Neto (Fiorentina), Rafael (Santos)

DEFENDERS: Dani Alves (Barcelona), Danilo (Porto), Juan (Inter Milan), David Luiz (Chelsea), Marcelo (Real Madrid), Alex Sandro (Porto), Thiago Silva (AC Milan), Bruno Uvini (Tottenham)

MIDFIELDERS: Casemiro (Sao Paulo), Paulo Henrique Ganso (Santos), Giuliano (Dnipro), Lucas (Sao Paulo), Wellington Nem (Fluminense), Oscar (Internacional), Romulo (Vasco de Gama), Sandro (Tottenham)

FORWARDS: Leandro Damiao (Internacional), Hulk (Porto), Neymar (Santos), Alexandre Pato (AC Milan)

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