Brazil head coach Tite has accused Tunisian defender Dylan Bronn of intentionally attempting to injury Neymar during a friendly between the two sides ahead of the upcoming World Cup.
In a fiery affair staged at Neymar's club home of the Parc des Princes, the Selecao ran out 5-1 winners over their North African opponents but it was incidents outside of play that captured attention.
After 41 minutes. with Brazil already in a comfortable 4-1 lead, Neymar was cynically brought down by defender Dylan Bronn, with the referee not hesitating in immediately sending the Salernitana star off.
Speaking following the game, Tite expressed his disappointment in the way the Tunisian players had conducted themselves during the friendly, and also insinuated that the challenge on Neymar had been an attempt to injure the 30-year-old ahead of the World Cup.