Noel Sanvicente has cut down his 30 members Venezuela squad to 26-men roster for Copa America. Juan Fuenmayor, Yohandry Orozco, Fernando Aristeguieta and Mario Rondon are not included in the Venezuela team. Three more footballers will also be omitted from the squad before 1st June which is the final date of final squad names submission.
Venezuela is placed in the Group C of Copa America 2015 and will be meeting Brazil, Colombia and Peru in the initial stage of tournament. Venezuela will face Colombia in their first match on 14 June at Estadio El Teniente, Rancagua.
Let’s have a look at the Venezuela squad.
Goalkeepers: Alain Baroja, Wuilker Farinez, Daniel Hernandez.
Defenders: Gabriel Cichero, Grenddy Perozo, Andres Tunez, Wilker Angel, Alexander Gonzalez, Roberto Rosales, Fernando Amorebieta, Oswaldo Vizcarrondo.
Midfielders: Rafael Acosta, Ronald Vargas, Franklin Lucena, Cesar Gonzalez, Tomas Rincon, John Murillo, Luis Manuel Seijas, Juan Arango, Alejandro Guerra.
Forwards: Edder Farias, Gelmin Rivas, Christian Santos, Nicolas “Miku” Fedor, Josef Martinez, Salomon Rondon.
Venevision and DirecTV Sports Venezuela will be broadcasting 2015 Copa America live in Venezuela.