Emily Lima announces Brazil squad for friendly match against Bolivia
Brazil women’s national team head coach Emily Lima has called up 24-players to participate in an international friendly match against Bolivia on 9 April.
The game which will take place at the Arena of Amazonia, Manaus will mark the first international friendly of 2017 for the South American team.
The squad sees four debutants, Letícia, Portilho, Jucinara and Brena who have been selected to the senior squad for their first official FIFA date.
Brazil are reported to have a very exciting and busy schedule planned with matches against USA, Japan and Australia among many others!
Brazil squad to play Bolivia:
Bárbara – (Kindermann)
Thaís Picarte – (Huelva)
Rafaelle – (Changchun)
Mônica – (Orlando Pride)
Bruna Benites – (Houston Dash)
Andreia Rosa – (Avaldsnes Idrettslag)
Fabiana – (Corinthians/Audax)
Tamires – (Fortuna Hjørring)
Letícia – (SC Sand)
Jucinara – (Corinthians/Audax)
Franciele – (Avaldsnes Idrettslag)
Thaisa – (Grindavik Football Club)
Brena – (Santos)
Andressa Alves – (Barcelona)
Rosana – (North Caroline Courage)
Gabi Zanotti – (Jiangsu Suning Ladies)
Gabi Portilho – (Madrid Club)
Debinha – (North Caroline Courage)
Marta – (Rosengård)
Bia Zaneratto – (Hyundai Steel Red Angels)
Gabi Nunes – (Corinthians/Audax)
Cristiane – (PSG)
Darlene – (Rio Preto)
Thais Duarte – (Hyundai Steel Red Angels)
Take a look at all the international women’s football friendly fixtures scheduled for 2017.
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