Brazil forward Neymar back for World Cup qualifier in Argentina

Neymar training with Brazil
Neymar has scored 13 goals in 14 games for his club so far this season
World Cup qualification: Argentina v Brazil
Date: Friday, 13 November Kick-off: 00:00 GMT
Venue: Estadio Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti, Buenos Aires

Barcelona's Neymar is back from suspension as Brazil try to extend injury-hit Argentina's poor 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign.

Neymar, 23, could be paired in Buenos Aires with ex-AC Milan player Kaka, 33, who was recalled earlier this year.

Argentina have taken only one point from their first two qualifiers - a 2-0 home defeat by Ecuador and goalless stalemate away to Paraguay.

Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero and Carlos Tevez are all out for the hosts.

Paris St-Germain playmaker Javier Pastore is a doubt for under-pressure coach Gerard Martino.

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Neymar sent off in Brazil defeat

Neymar was given a four-match suspension after being sent off after the final whistle in their fiery 1-0 group-stage defeat by Colombia at June's Copa America for kicking the ball at opponent Pablo Armero.

He missed the rest of Brazil's run to the quarter-finals as well as their defeat by Chile and win over Venezuela in 2018 World Cup qualifying.

Kaka has told his team-mates to draw on memories of the 3-1 away win over their bitter rivals that sealed their place at the 2010 tournament in South Africa.

"Argentina haven't won a game yet so they have an extra motivation to beat Brazil," he said.

"We know how difficult it is to go there and get a result, but we can win. We went there in 2009 and won - I can remember the party we had at the end of that match."

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