Dunga Denies Snubbing Serie A Based Brazilians
South america mind coach Dunga has denied suggestions he’s reluctant to pick players from Italy’s Serie A for that national team.
Juventus duo Alex Sandro and Hernanes were both overlooked for that squad to manage Argentina and Peru the following month, despite veteran Kaka earning a location even without the Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho.
However, when asked on whether he’s intentionally overlooking players in Italy’s top flight, Dunga pointed to Inter defender Miranda as evidence on the contrary.
“It isn’t correct that I snub Brazilians playing in Italia,” he told Tuttosport. “Miranda is really a leader from the team.
“And That I speak wonderful them. However , you will find 200 million Brazilians and eventually I’m able to only contact 23.”
Dunga has, however, advised Alex Sandro to pressure his distance to the standard Juventus beginning line-up, using the former Porto man getting battled to usurp French veteran Patrice Evra at left-back this year.
“I have known as up Alex Sandro previously. The truth that they compensated €26million should be an indication of confidence within the player,” Dunga stated.
“Alex Sandro has great characteristics. If Roberto Carlos named him a possible successor, i then trust him.
“Alex Sandro must impose themself and strive. He’s something to succeed.”
Dunga also concurs that evaluating Hernanes to former Juve playmaker Andrea Pirlo places undue pressure around the 30-year-old’s shoulders.
“He was right to not ask to become when compared with Pirlo, because Pirlo is really a legend. It put an excessive amount of pressure on Hernanes,” he added.