Ronaldinho Back For Brazil

POSTED BY , UPDATED ON August 19th, 2011

Ronaldinho gets a call to wear the famous yellow and blue jersey of Brazil again after an absence of nine months from the international scene

He has been called by the current Brazil coach Mano Menezes to play for his nations colors in next months friendly against African power house Ghana.

Ronaldinho, 31, last played for Brazil when they lost to Argentina 1-0 last November. A recent up surge in his form has made the Brazil coach give him this chance to prove that he is and always be the player to watch.

The squad selected for the friendly is as follows:

Goalkeepers: Julio Cesar (Inter Milan), Jefferson (Botafogo), Fabio (Cruzeiro)

Defenders: Lucio (Inter Milan), Thiago Silva (AC Milan), Dede (Vasco), D Luiz (Chelsea), D Alves (Barcelona), Danilo (Santos), Marcelo (Real Madrid)

Midfielders: Adriano (Barcelona), Lucas Leiva (Liverpool), L Gustavo (Bayern Munich), Ralf (Corinthians), Elias (Atletico Madrid), Fernandinho (Shakhtar Donetsk), PH Ganso (Santos), Lucas (Sao Paulo)

Forwards: Ronaldinho (Flamengo), Robinho (AC Milan), A Pato (AC Milan), Hulk (Porto), L Damiao (Internacional), Neymar (Santos).

The friendly will be held in London, England at the Craven Cottage.