Kenedy and Gabigol called up to preliminary U17 World Cup squad
Brazil's under 17 national team manager Aleandre Gallo has announced the 26-man preliminary squad for the Under 17 World Cup.
The squad will train at São Paulo's training ground in Cotia from September 27 until October 7 before Gallo selects the 21 players that will play the Under 17 World Cup.
The Under 17 World Cup will be played in the United Arab Emirates from October 17 until November 8. Brazil are in Group A along with Honduras, Slovakia and the host team.
Fluminense's forward Kenedy and Santos' Gabriel Barbosa, known as Gabigol, are among the team's main stars.
Full Brazil squad:
Goalkeepers: Marcos (Fluminense), Thiago (Flamengo), Gabriel (Coritiba) and Lucas (Ponte Preta)
Centrebacks: Lucas (São Paulo), Leo Pereira (Atlético-PR), Eduardo (Internacional) and Léo Mendes (Internacional)
Fullbacks: Lorran (Vasco), Auro (São Paulo), Jeferson (Ponte Preta) and Abner (Coritiba)
Defensive midfielders: Danilo (Vasco), Gustavo Aguiar (São Paulo), Maycon (Corinthians) and Thiago Maia (Santos)
Attacking midfielders: Gerson (Fluminense), Índio (Vasco), Boschilia (São Paulo) and Nathan (Atlético-PR)
Forwards: Caio Rangel (Flamengo), Kenedy (Fluminense), Gabriel (Santos), Tocantins (Corinthians), Joanderson (São Paulo) and Mosquito (Atlético-PR)