Chile’s head Sampaoli coach announced 23-man roster with seven players cut from the original party named on May 13.
Juventus midfielder Arturo Vidal, recovering from right knee surgery, figured in Chile coach Jorge Sampaoli’s 23-player FIFA World Cup™ squad announced on Sunday.
Vidal underwent a keyhole operation on a meniscus problem two weeks ago, originally prompting fears he could miss Chile’s trip to Brazil 2014.
Chile face Northern Ireland in Valparaiso on Wednesday, in their final friendly before the World Cup
The South Americans are drawn in Group B with defending champions Spain, the Netherlands and Australia.
Chile’s squad in full for Brazil 2014
Goalkeepers: Claudio Bravo (Real Sociedad), Johnny Herrera (Universidad de Chile), Cristopher Toselli (Universidad Catolica)
Defenders: Miiko Albornoz (Malmo), Gonzalo Jara (Nottingham Forest), Gary Medel (Cardiff City), Eugenio Mena (Santos), Jose Rojas (Universidad de Chile)
Midfielders: Charles Aranguiz (Internacional), Jean Beausejour (Wigan Athletic), Carlos Carmona (Atalanta), Marcelo Diaz (Basel), Jose Pedro Fuenzalida (Colo Colo), Felipe Gutierrez (Twente), Mauricio Isla (Juventus), Francisco Silva (Osasuna), Jorge Valdivia (Palmeiras), Arturo Vidal (Juventus)
Forwards: Fabian Orellana (Celta), Esteban Paredes (Colo Colo), Mauricio Pinilla (Cagliari), Alexis Sanchez (Barcelona), Eduardo Vargas (Valencia)