Neymar is in tears after coach Tite defends his reputation

Having scored one penalty and missed another penalty in Brazil’s 3-1 win over Japan in Lille on Friday, Neymar then cried at a news conference after his coach defended his reputation.

Brazil coach Tite was moved to defend Neymar following reports this week in the French media that Neymar has fallen out with Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery. Reports in Spain even linked Neymar – who only just joined PSG for a world-record fee of 222 million euros ($260 million) – with a move to Real Madrid. Speaking after the win against Japan, Neymar insisted he is happy at PSG.Article continues below ... ”I had a great welcome at PSG. Everyone treated me with care and respect,” he sa...