Copa America

Neymar and Oscar left out of Brazil's Copa America squad

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) Barcelona star Neymar and Chelsea midfielder Oscar have been left off Brazil's squad for the Copa America in the United States next month.

Brazil coach Dunga accepted the Catalan club's request to use Neymar either at the Copa America or at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics in August, and the Olympics won.

Oscar was on the Brazilian Football Confederation's preliminary list for the Copa America, but did not make the final cut. Other omitted players included Gabriel Paulista (Arsenal), Fernandinho (Manchester City), Roberto Firmino (Liverpool), and Kaka (Orlando City).

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