Paris Saint-Germain and Brazil forward Neymar will be out of action for four weeks because of a thigh injury, the Ligue 1 leaders announced Monday.
Brazil national team coach Tite defended his use of Neymar in the squad's 1-1 friendly draw against Nigeria.
England manager Gareth Southgate has said that James Maddison has learned a lesson after the Leicester City player was photographed in a casino.
Chile captain Alexis Sanchez has been released from the squad to undergo further tests after suffering a left ankle injury.
Argentina produced one of their best performances in recent times on Sunday with six different scorers in a friendly win over Ecuador.
Neymar went off injured 12 minutes into Brazil's 1-1 draw with Nigeria in a friendly in Singapore on Sunday.
Neymar collected his 100th cap as Brazil drew 1-1 with Senegal in a friendly in Singapore on Thursday.
With the Super Eagles team settled, for the most part, Nigerian fans will be focused on Gernot Rohr's coaching and game plan vs. Brazil.
Injury-decimated Germany squandered a two-goal lead to draw 2-2 with Argentina thanks to Lucas Ocampos's 85th-minute equaliser in a friendly.
Two friendlies against unwanted opponents in a far-flung locale in the middle of the domestic calendar? The least of Brazil boss Tite's worries.
Not many leagues would let 24 young, domestic-based players be called up for midweek camps, like Martino has been able to do with Mexico.
A young Mexico national team defeated Trinidad and Tobago 2-0 on Wednesday in a tune-up game ahead of upcoming CONCACAF Nations League matches.
It was clear for all to see as Peru stunned Brazil on Tuesday: The Selecao desperately need, if only as an option off the bench, a genuine striker.