Open main menu

Template:2012 Summer Olympics Brazil men's football team roster

The purpose of this template is to collect source text used in several articles in one place, in order to minimize maintenance and storage space. This is the Brazil roster in the men's football tournament of the 2012 Summer Olympics. The template is typically used in two articles: the article covering Brazil at the 2012 Summer Olympics, and the article covering the rosters of all participating teams of the tournament.

The following is the Brazil squad in the men's football tournament of the 2012 Summer Olympics.[1]

Coach: Mano Menezes

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2012 club
1 1GK Gabriel (1992-09-27)27 September 1992 (aged 19) 0 0 Italy Milan
2 2DF Rafael (1990-07-09)9 July 1990 (aged 22) 0 0 England Manchester United
3 2DF Thiago Silva* (c) (1984-09-22)22 September 1984 (aged 27) 2 0 France Paris Saint-Germain
4 2DF Juan Jesus (1991-06-10)10 June 1991 (aged 21) 0 0 Italy Internazionale
5 3MF Sandro (1989-03-15)15 March 1989 (aged 23) 0 0 England Tottenham Hotspur
6 2DF Marcelo* (1988-05-12)12 May 1988 (aged 24) 6 1 Spain Real Madrid
7 4FW Lucas (1992-08-13)13 August 1992 (aged 19) 0 0 Brazil São Paulo
8 3MF Rômulo (1990-09-19)19 September 1990 (aged 21) 0 0 Russia Spartak Moscow
9 4FW Leandro Damião (1989-07-22)22 July 1989 (aged 23) 0 0 Brazil Internacional
10 3MF Oscar (1991-09-09)9 September 1991 (aged 20) 0 0 England Chelsea
11 4FW Neymar (1992-02-05)5 February 1992 (aged 20) 0 0 Brazil Santos
12 4FW Hulk* (1986-07-25)25 July 1986 (aged 26) 0 0 Portugal Porto
13 2DF Bruno Uvini (1991-06-03)3 June 1991 (aged 21) 0 0 Brazil São Paulo
14 2DF Danilo (1991-07-15)15 July 1991 (aged 21) 0 0 Portugal Porto
15 2DF Alex Sandro (1991-01-26)26 January 1991 (aged 21) 0 0 Portugal Porto
16 3MF Ganso (1989-10-12)12 October 1989 (aged 22) 0 0 Brazil Santos
17 4FW Alexandre Pato (1989-09-02)2 September 1989 (aged 22) 4 1 Italy Milan
18 1GK Neto (1989-07-19)19 July 1989 (aged 23) 0 0 Italy Fiorentina

* Over-aged player.

See alsoEdit

Template:2012 Summer Olympics Brazil women's football team roster

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Brazil name strong Olympic squad for London 2012". BBC Sport. 5 July 2012. Retrieved 6 July 2012.