Anderson ruled out for Brazil qualifiers

September 2, 2008
Manchester United midfielder Anderson has been ruled out of Brazil's World Cup qualifiers against Chile and Bolivia with an undisclosed injury.

The Brazilian Football Confederation today confirmed that Sao Paulo's Hernanes has been called up to replace him in Dunga's squad.

Hernanes was in the Brazil under-23 squad that took bronze at the Beijing Olympics last month.

'Being called up to the national team is always good,' Hernanes said.

'I'm happy, especially ...

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