Marcelo ready against Belgium, but his place is not secured

After suffering from an injury and not appearing in the last game, the left wing back can play this Friday against Belgium in the quarterfinals.

Brazil coach Tito has confirmed that Marcelo is in the race to start Friday in the quarterfinals match against Belgium after recovering from injury.

“Marcelo left the team due to a injury problem, he was on the team because of his condition,” Tite told reporters at Kazan Arena.

“Filipe Luis has played well these two games. Marcelo is back,” he said.