Brazil's football confederation, CBF, said in a statement Monday that the 36-year-old defender -- also a teammate of Neymar's with Paris Saint-Germain -- will start wearing the armband in the friendly against Qatar on June 5 in Brasilia.
The 27-year-old Neymar has been Brazil's captain since its elimination in the World Cup quarterfinals against Belgium in 2018. Marcelo was the captain...
Paris Saint-Germain defender Dani Alves has told ESPN FC he would like to play in the Premier League before retirement.
Alves, 36, has won 40 senior honours in his career after PSG won both Ligue 1 and the Trophee des Champions this season.
He said he wanted to play in England but there are still talks to continue for another season with PSG.
"I have said I would like it," he said. "It is not a dream because I make my dreams come true through effort.
"It is a very exciting league with...
Dani Alves has a résumé that most can only dream about. Not only has his career taken him to some of the world's most beautiful cities -- Seville, Barcelona, Turin and Paris, among others -- he's also won a staggering 40 trophies.
ESPN's Moises Llorens recently sat down with the 36-year-old to document his footballing journey from Brazil to Europe, his relationships with Pep Guardiola and Neymar, and what the future holds for the Brazil international.
Editor's note: This interview...