Brazil names World Cup squad

Several superstars, including Ronaldinho and Adriano, have missed the cut.

    It is a month before the biggest single event in world sport, but some of the biggest names in the game will not be there.

    Al Jazeera's Gabriel Elizondo reports from Rio de Janeiro, where Brazil's coach has named his squad for the football World Cup in South Africa. Several superstars, including Ronaldinho and Adriano, missed the cut.

    Also left off the 23-player roster was 18-year old rising star "Neymar".

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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