Report: Brazil’s Neymar to play in Copa America Centenario

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The United States is going to get its Neymar fix, whether Barcelona wants it or not.

The Spanish club has no choice as to whether Neymar will play for Brazil in the Copa America Centenario this summer in the U.S., but can make that call when it comes to August’s Olympics.

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And Brazil manager Dunga is planning on having Neymar in the fold come June, and the national team will name the striker for the Olympics as well.

Brazil is in Group B with Haiti, Ecuador and Peru, and will play group stage matches in Pasadena, Orlando and Foxborough.

Club teammate Lionel Messi will be participating in the Copa America as well.