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Injured Suárez and PSV there Pereiro with Uruguay to Copa América

Luis Suárez is in spite of a knee injury included in the Uruguayan selection for the Copa América. Also PSV playmaker Gastón Pereiro belongs to the 23-member group.

Vedette Suárez missed the last matches of FC Barcelona due to a knee injury, but is likely to fit in time on behalf of Uruguay in action. Also aanvalspartner Edinson Cavani is called.

The 23-year-old Pereiro was last season, not always sure of a move to PSV. The midfielder has seven international matches to his name, of which he has four times scored.

Pereiro is after Players David Neres (Brazil) and Nicolás Tagliafico (Argentina) the third Premier league player that is an invitation for the Copa América has received.

The tournament will be between June 14 and July 7, held in Brazil. The Uruguay coach, Oscar Tabárez, along with Ecuador, Japan and Chile, classified in group C.

23-man selection Uruguay

Goalies: Martin Campaign (Independiente), Fernando Moments (Galatasaray), Martin Silva (Libertad)

Defenders: Martín Cáceres (Juventus), Sebastián Coates (Sporting CP), José Giménez (Atlético Madrid), Diego Godín (Atlético Madrid), Marcelo Saracchi (RB Leipzig)

Midfielders: Rodrigo Betancur (Juventus), Giorgian de Arrascaeta (Flamengo), Giovanni González (Peñarol), Diego Laxalt (AC Milan), Nicolás Lodeiro (Seattle Sounders), Nahitan Nández (Boca Juniors), Lucas Torreira (Arsenal), Federico Valverde (Real Madrid), Matias Vecino (Internazionale)

Strikers: Edinson Cavani (Paris Saint-Germain), Maximiliano Gómez (Celta de Vigo), Gastón Pereiro (PSV), Jonathan Rodríguez (Cruz Azul), Cristhian Stuani (Girona), Luis Suárez (FC Barcelona)

PSV midfielder Gastón Pereiro. (Photo: Pro Shots)

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