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Lucas Lima Ruled Out Of Brazil’s June Friendlies In Australia

playmaker Lucas Lima has been ruled out of ’s international friendlies against and next month, the Brazilian Confederation (CBF) said on Tuesday.

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The 26-year-old tore a hamstring in Santos’ 1-0 victory over Coritiba in Brazil’s championship last Saturday.

Brazil coach did not name a replacement for Lima and will take a squad of 23 players to Australia, the CBF said in a statement.

The Selecao will meet Argentina on June 9 at the Melbourne Cricket Club followed by a clash against Australia at the same venue four days later.

Brazil are current on top of the world rankings, with Argentina second and Australia 50th.

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