The midfielder is with the Brazil squad for friendlies against Iraq in Sweden tonight and then Japan in Poland next Tuesday, October 16.
Brazil have trained in Poland and travel to Malmo for tonight's friendly.
Academy youngsters Dominic Ball and Aaron McEneff both came off the bench as Northern Ireland Under-19s drew 1-1 against the Czech Republic in their first match of the European U19 Championship first qualifying in Dungannon on Wednesday night.
Northern Ireland also take on Moldova and Greece with the top two progressing to the Elite qualifying stage.
Kenneth McEvoy and Milos Veljkovic kick-off in the U19s qualifiers tonight - Kenneth's Republic of Ireland take on Luxembourg while Milos and Serbia face Turkey.