Soccer's ultimate winner is still finding time to collect new titles. Dani Alves is an Olympic champion at 38.
Coach André Jardine also selected 31-year-old goalkeeper Santos of Athletico Paranaense and 28-year-old defender Diego Carlos of Sevilla.
Brazil leads the South American qualifying group with four wins from four matches, two points ahead of Argentina.
The 35-year-old defender went under the knife Tuesday for the injured knee that ruled him out of the World Cup, his club Paris Saint-Germain announced.