It is the only change made by coach Tite from the group stage win over Serbia, meaning Gabriel Jesus, Willian and Philippe Coutinho support Neymar in attack.
The five-times world champions took a deserved lead midway through the first half when Coutinho's irresistible long-distance shot cannoned in off the far post.
Brazil scored three goals to beat feisty Austria 3-0 in sweltering conditions on Sunday to put the finishing touches to their impressive WC preparations.
Dembele earned the praise of coach Valverde and his team mates after making the most of Lionel Messi's absence with an inspired performance.
Barcelona's record signing Philippe Coutinho will not be able to make his debut for the club for about three weeks
Manchester City’s coach, Pep Guardiola, appeared satisfied in the press room at Etihad Stadium after City beat Burnley 4-1 in a FA Cup match.
Jürgen Klopp avoided giving rise to speculation and refused to comment on his view regarding the departure of Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho.
Liverpool’s attacking midfielder Philippe Coutinho is the player who scored most of the goals from outside the box in the Premier League.
Barcelona are ready to mount a new bid for Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho in January, the club said on Wednesday.
Philippe Coutinho will be left out of Liverpool's squad for Saturday's Premier League trip to Manchester City.
Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez hinted on Monday that he is negotiating with Liverpool over Philippe Coutinho and hoped to complete a deal before the transfer window closes.
Liverpool have rejected a third bid from Barcelona for playmaker Philippe Coutinho, sources said on Friday.
Philippe Coutinho won’t be able to participate with Liverpool in their next game against Crystal Palace.
Jurgen Klopp, Liverpool’s manager, spoke on August 12 about the updates of Liverpool’s attacking player Philippe Coutinho’s transfer to FC Barcelona.