Neymar’s scintillating function drew him degree with Romario in Brazil’s all time most sensible scorers checklist as they cruised to a 3-Zero win in opposition to Austria.
The Paris St Germain striker scored his 55th function for his nation in Sunday’s victory, their last International Cup warm-up fit.
He’s now equivalent 3rd in Brazil’s scoring charts with Romario and most effective in the back of Ronaldo (62) and Pele (77) after scoring in Vienna.
Gabriel Jesus opened the scoring whilst Philippe Coutinho added a 3rd in the second one half of.
The victory capped Brazil’s International Cup arrangements forward in their opener in Russia in opposition to Switzerland subsequent Sunday.
Tite’s facet – out to position proper their 7-1 semi-final defeat to Germany 4 years in the past – additionally face Costa Rica and Serbia in Crew E.
An open get started noticed Casemiro hearth large after 8 mins and 10 mins later Neymar examined Heinz Lindner, taking pictures immediately on the goalkeeper from 25 yards.
Austria virtually opened the scoring after 20 mins when Alessandro Schopf volleyed simply large following Alisson’s punch.
Paulinho went shut when his power was once grew to become large via Lindner however it was once just a brief reprieve as Brazil scored from the ensuing nook 9 mins sooner than the wreck.
Austria most effective half of cleared and Marcelo’s power deflected to Jesus for the ahead to curve in from an perspective.
4 mins later Lindner collected Philippe Coutinho’s power and Austria survived once more after a mix-up between Sebastian Prodl and Lindner virtually let Jesus in.
In first-half damage time Marko Arnautovic just about discovered a gap after Aleksandar Dragovic’s go however may no longer attach.
Austria remained within the sport and ruled ownership early in the second one half of and gave Coutinho and Neymar some tough remedy, to the disappointment of Brazil.
However Neymar were given his function when he latched onto Willian’s go and surprising footwork noticed him fit in after 63 mins.
Coutinho then made it 3-Zero six mins later when he swapped passes with former Liverpool team-mate Roberto Firmino and curled a end round Lindner.
Barcelona famous person Coutinho hit the bar with 16 mins left when he just about stuck Lindner out.
Austria just about grabbed a comfort however Alisson – who were a second-half spectator – grew to become Stefan Hierlander’s power over sooner than Arnautovic fizzed a shot large with 4 mins final.