Philippe Coutinho’s 5-a-side dream team
Soccer AM have sat down with Liverpool star Philippe Coutinho to have the Brazilian pick his 5-a-side dream team.
Coutinho had to pick players he’d played with in his career.
The Liverpool star picked players from Anfield, Juventus and PSG.
Liverpool, Juventus stars
In goal Coutinho picked his former Brazilian team mate Julio Cesar.
Staying on an international footing, Bayern Munich and Juventus legend Lucio was selected to be the sole defender.
Liverpool icon Steven Gerrard picked up a slot in midfield.
Up-front Coutinho selected PSG superstar Neymar, and his former Liverpool buddy Luis Suarez.
Picks change from his UEFA video
Back in 2016, Coutinho also picked his dream 5-a-side team for UEFA.
On that occasion the Brazilian was able to select anyone from world football, not just his present or former team mates.
Reds talisman Steven Gerrard was the first name out of Coutinho’s mouth.
Luis Suarez also made the cut, while he was joined by his Barcelona colleagues Leo Messi and Neymar.
Coutinho’s final pick was Cristiano Ronaldo.