Neymar Gives Philippe Coutinho The Treatment As The Latter Turns 26

No. 4 Ghana 2-0 Czech Republic 2006 A quiet upset that lives on in the hearts of Ghanians. Coming off a 2-0 disappointment at the hands of Italy Ghana bounced back to beat the Czech Republic with goals from Asamoah Gyan and Sulley Muntari

Neymar, making his first start since February, doubled the lead midway through the second half, slotting in after a nice piece of skill, BBC reports.

Tite's men, who defeated Croatia at Anfield last week, controlled matters across the 90 minutes at Ernst-Happel-Stadion, rarely looking threatened after Gabriel Jesus opened the scoring from a tight angle in the first half.

World champions Germany, seeking to equal Brazil's record of five World Cup wins, will land in Russian Federation on Tuesday, along with Gareth Southgate's youthful England side.

So, yeah, Neymar is definitely back.

Philippe Coutinho got in on the act six minutes later and the Barcelona playmaker also crashed against the crossbar as Tite's side sounded a statement of intent ahead of Russian Federation 2018.

Against Austria, he had no attempt on goal in the opening hour but went down three times following rough challenges by the home side.

Before departing to Russia, Brazil defeated Austria 3:0 in a friendly match.

Costa's return was also good news for Tite. Several users shared the video on various social media platforms showing the members of the Selecao having a gala time ahead of the World Cup.

But as the clock ticks down to the opener in Moscow's imposing 80,000-capacity Luzhniki stadium, the tournament is beginning to catch the public mood, with about 3,500 fans attending Australia's training session in the central city of Kazan.

"I don't know if I can say that this will be the team at the start of the World Cup", he told reporters.

Tite said his team "can get a bit more effective but still have a week left to work on that".

Brazil's 16-year wait for a World Cup must come to an end this summer, according to former striker Ronaldo Nazario. So, heading into the 2018 World Cup, here are the lowest-ranked sides set to feature in the competition.

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