Although Neymar in the oefeninterlands for the world cup, a sharp and passionate impression made, is the Brazilian superstar according to coach Tite still not quite the old. Neymar missed the last three months of the season, Paris Saint-Germain due to a breukje in his foot. “Neymar is still not 100 percent fit,” said Tite in the Rostov Arena, where the ‘Seleção’ Sunday evening (at 20: 00 Belgian time) the world cup starts against Switzerland.
The most expensive footballer in the world recently made in the friendly match against Croatia as a substitute his comeback and winning his return immediately with a goal. In the last friendly before the world cup against Austria, he came as basiskracht also to score.
“It’s going in the right direction with him. His sprint ability is phenomenal, in that respect, he has not returned”, explained Tite. “He will during the tournament, constantly better, but he is still not one hundred percent. He is fit to play.”