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Marta on Brazil's Olympic list

Updated: May 23, 2012, 5:02 PM ET
Associated Press

SAO PAULO -- Five-time FIFA player of the year Marta will try to lead Brazil's women's soccer team to its first major title in London.

Marta on Wednesday was included on the preliminary list of 25 players who will try to give Brazil the gold at the Olympics.

Coach Jorge Barcellos also picked striker Cristiane for the squad, which will be reduced to 18 players before the Games.

Despite having a talented squad the past few years, Brazil is yet to win a major title ...

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