Barcelona's Neymar and Bayern Munich's Douglas Costa were chosen as over-age players for Brazil's Olympic squad on Wednesday in a selection packed with striking firepower.
Ten-man Bayern Munich eased into the Champions League knockout stages after demolishing Greece's Olympiakos Piraeus 4-0 on Tuesday to secure top spot in Group F with a game to spare.
Paraguay defeated Brazil 4-3 in a penalty shootout after a 1-1 draw to advance to the semifinals of the Copa America.
Borussia Dortmund grabbed a late 2-2 draw at Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday in a Champions League last 16 first leg.
The English Premier League has not been the friendliest destination for Brazilian players in the past.
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