Just a few hours before the friendly match, Dunga the new Brazil head coach named Neymar as the captain after Thiago silver. The friendly match went on as planned in Miami where Brazil won 1-0.
However, David luiz sustained a knee injury and is currently awaiting news concerning his condition. The 27 year old player complained of some pain in the patellar tendon awaiting the doctor’s further assessment. He was replaced from the game in the 80th minute by Marquinhos.
David luiz admitted the fact that the game had many fouls, but the injury was not caused by any of his opponents.