Brazil head coach Tite has stripped Neymar of the captaincy, instead naming Dani Alves as skipper for the Copa America.
Former Barcelona and Brazil defender Edmilson has told Tite to give the armband to someone other than Neymar at the Copa America.
Marcelo was a big-name omission from Tite's Brazil squad for the 2019 Copa America, with Alex Sandro and Filipe Luis preferred.
Vinicius Junior has his work cut out to be included in Brazil's Copa America squad, according to Tite.
Gabriel Jesus scored twice off the bench as Brazil beat the Czech Republic and suggested Tite's line-up made things more difficult.
Having come under fire following the 1-1 draw with Panama on Saturday, Brazil coach Tite says he is not troubled by his critics.
Uncapped and injured, Vinicius Junior could still get a spot for Brazil at the Copa America.
Real Madrid teenager Vinicius Junior's injury means he drops out of the Brazil squad, with Ajax winger David Neres named his replacement.
Tite praised potential Brazil debutant Vinicius Junior ahead of international friendlies against Panama and the Czech Republic in March.
Real Madrid teenager Vinicius Junior has been called into the Brazil squad alongside former Flamengo team-mate Lucas Paqueta.