Valencia’s goalkeeper Diego Alves has got injury during the last match for club. Alves was a part of Brazilian 23-men squad for Copa America but now he’ll be missing the competition due to his torn anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus.
Brazilian Football Federation’s technical director Gilmar Rinaldi said, “All of us in the technical commision want to wish Diego a prompt recovery and a speedy return to activities with his club.”
Neto will be replacing Diego Alves in the final roster for 2015 Copa America. All teams have to submit their final squads before 1st June. Brazil will face Peru in the first match of tournament on 14 June, 2015.