Full-back Johnson out of Brazil friendly

ENGLAND suffered an injury blow ahead of Saturday&rsquo;s clash with Brazil when defender Glen Johnson pulled out of the squad.<br /><br />Liverpool right-back Johnson withdrew yesterday after hurting his calf during Monday&rsquo;s 2-2 Premier League draw with Birmingham.<br /><br />It leaves England head coach Fabio Capello short of options for the weekend friendly in Doha, Qatar, but unlikely to call up a replacement.<br /><br />Manchester United&rsquo;s Wes Brown is the only dedicated right-back remaining in the 22-man party.<br /><br />Aston Villa midfielder played at full-back for part of last month&rsquo;s victory over Belarus, while Manchester City winger Shaun Wright-Phillips is another candidate to drop back into defence.<br /><br />Johnson is the second player to withdraw ahead of the match, after&nbsp; David Beckham dropped out. <br /><br />The veteran midfielder is needed by his team Los Angeles Galaxy, who have reached Major League Soccer&rsquo;s Western Conference final.<br />