Man Utd midfielder Andreas Pereira misses Rio selection

Manchester United midfielder Andreas Pereira has missed out on Rio Olympics.

Pereira has been excluded from Brazil’s Olympics squad, reports the Manchester Evening News, and is now free to travel on Manchester United ‘s pre-season tour of China.

The 20-year-old, who has attained one Brazil Under-23 cap and played in last year’s U20 World Cup, won’t be playing in next month’s Rio Games having said earlier this year he was intent on featuring in the tournament.

United goalkeeper Joel Pereira was included in Portugal’s 23-man squad for the Olympics.

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