CÃƒÂ©sar, widely considered one of the world’s finest stoppers, picked up a lumbar strain in BrazilÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s win over Zimbabwe in Harare last Wednesday.
But Dunga insists the 30-year-old will be ready in time to face North Korea in Johannesburg on Tuesday.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“JÃƒÂºlio CÃƒÂ©sar will recover for our first game,Ã¢â‚¬Â he said.
Ã¢â‚¬Å“He is undergoing treatment and he is expected to train with the team this week.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Spurs Ã¢â‚¬Ëœkeeper Heurelho Gomes stood in for TuesdayÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s 5-1 win over Tunisia ending CesarÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s record run of 26 consecutive appearances for his country.
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