Set up by Willian in the 63th minute, Neymar wrong-footed Austria defender Aleksandar Dragovic with a quick move and converted through the legs of goalkeeper Heinz Lindner for Brazil's second goal.
The Paris Saint-Germain star has enjoyed a seamless return to football after three months out with a broken foot, which he suffered in action for PSG back in February. "Sixty percent of our goals are scored in the second half".
Selecao eventually broke the deadlock with 10 minutes remaining in the first-half, with Gabriel Jesus slotting into the far corner from a tight angle.
Brazil, who crashed out of the last World Cup on home soil in a humiliating 7-1 semi-final defeat to Germany, start their campaign against Switzerland in Rostov-on-Don on Sunday. Philippe Coutinho added a third after being sent deep by Roberto Firmino 20 minutes from the end. Tempers had flared just before that with the Brazilians taking exception to tasty tackles on Neymar and Coutinho.
"If [Austria] opens up in defence, 'go for it, ' I told him at the break".
Tite's side go into the tournament off the back of warm-up wins over Croatia and Austria. "When we spring him into action in the last third of the field, he is lethal". Similar fouls were committed by Florian Grillitsch in the 35th and Sebatian Proedl in the 53rd. The Brazilian squad will hold a public training on June 12.
The models then learnt the relationship between the characteristics and goals scored, using the scores of World Cup and European Cup matches since 2005.
Yeah, pretty safe to say Neymar is ready for the World Cup ...
If Tite maintains the more attacking formation, the Manchester City man will have to mind the spaces created up front but he did slot into the team more easily than perhaps even Tite might have imagined. Imagine watching that goal as a Switzerland, Costa Rica or Serbia player.
Yep, Mourinho predicts more World Cup quarter-final heartache for England.
Neuer is key to Germany and their quest to win back-to-back World Cups, and German fans will hope that he is back to his best in Russian Federation.
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President Trump meets Kim Jong Un
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Tesla’s ‘Autopilot’ is getting an upgrade
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