The Paris Saint-Germain famous person was injured through the Selecao’s opening win towards Serbia with harm to his ankle, lacking the remainder of the group stage, however head coach Tite has confirmed Brazil’s talisman is match to play right here.
“Neymar will prepare at present within the afternoon and if he trains nicely he’ll play,” mentioned Tite on Sunday. “(Alex Sandro) can’t play. Nonetheless recovering. Danilo and Neymar are again.
“If (Neymar) performs, it’s as a result of he’s in full well being and able to begin, to play from the start and all the sport with no limitations. My desire is all the time to play my finest gamers from the beginning.”
Event favourites Brazil made it by Group G as winners even regardless of additional accidents to each Danilo and Alex Sandro.
Tite was afforded the posh of resting gamers towards Cameroon and is extensively anticipated to return to his strongest lineup now the knockouts are underway. Nonetheless, that got here at a value, with each Alex Telles and Gabriel Jesus dominated out of the match.
For South Korea, Hwang hee-Chan appears to be over his hamstring drawback, scoring the winner towards Portugal in dramatic vogue. Kim Min-jae stays a doubt, whereas Lee Kang-in and Kim Younger-gwon might face late health exams.
Brazil predicted XI: Alisson; Danilo, Silva, Marquinhos, Sandro; Casemiro, Fred; Neymar, Paqueta, Vinicius Jr; Richarlison
South Korea predicted XI: Kim Seung-gyu, Kim Moon-hwan, Kwon Kyung-won, Kim Younger-gwon, Kim Jin-su, Lee Jae-sung, Lee Kang-in, Jeong Woo-yeong, Hwang In-beom, Son Heung-min, Cho Gue-sung.