Juventus Defender Danilo Ruled Out Of Brazil, Super Eagles Friendly Due To Injury

Juventus Defender Danilo Ruled Out Of Brazil, Super Eagles Friendly Due To Injury

Juventus defender  Danilo Luiz Da Silva will miss Brazil’s friendly against Nigeria due to muscle injury,  Completesports.com reports.

The Serie A champions confirmed the former Real Madrid player will not  return to action until mid-October as a result of the setback.

The 28-year-old linked up with Juventus from Premier League champions,  Manchester City this summer.

Brazil head coach Tite is now expected to name a replacement for the right back.

The Selecao will face the Super Eagles on October 13 at the National Stadium, Singapore.

The five-time world champions will come up against the  Teranga Lions of Senegal at the same venue three days earlier.

By Adeboye Amosu

 

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