Munich - FC Bayern München right-back has been called up to the Brazil squad for their forthcoming friendlies against Iran and Venezuela.
The 28-year-old, who has made 19 Bundesliga appearances for Pep Guardiola's side this season, broke the good news via Twitter on Tuesday. Rafinha made his Brazil debut in a friendly against Sweden in March 2008. It remains his only appearance for the Selecao to date. His club team-mate
also took to Twitter to express his delight at the news.