José Paulo Bezerra Maciel Júnior (Paulinho)
Reports Neymar's father has been in touch with Barcelona regarding a return to the club have been flatly denied by the LaLiga leaders.
After impressing Brazil assistant Sylvinho with his performances under Maurizio Sarri at Napoli, Allan has been called up by Tite.
Paulinho hit nine goals in 34 LaLiga games last season for Barcelona, but Arturo Vidal does not think he will match such a tally.
Arturo Vidal will bring a different, more direct dimension to Barcelona's midfield this season, according to coach Ernesto Valverde.
Paulinho has joined Chinese Super League club Guangzhou Evergrande on a season-long loan deal, Barcelona have confirmed.
Chinese Super League side Guangzhou Evergrande have announced the return of the club's former midfielder Paulinho, who signs from Barcelona.
Paulinho is set for talks over his Barcelona future after the Brazil international claimed he has an offer to go back to China.
Brazil will meet Mexico in the last 16 of the World Cup after they secured top spot in Group E and sent Serbia packing from Russia.
Brazil's Paulinho feels Spain are among the challengers for World Cup glory, even without axed boss Julen Lopetegui.
Philippe Coutinho has emerged as one of the world's best midfielders in recent years and Brazil coach Tite says he matured well.