True to his word, Tite brought on Neymar at the interval and he appeared comfortable, steering an early shot, from a wide angle on the edge of the area, directly at goalkeeper Danijel Subasic who saved well.
Brazil head to Russian Federation as one of the favourites but this was a largely flat display, despite Tite choosing to start Gabriel Jesus, Willian and Philippe Coutinho, making his first appearance at the stadium since leaving Liverpool for Barcelona in January.
Tite said there was no doubt that Neymar gives them something extra but said that needed to be kept in perspective.
After a low-key opening in the Liverpool sunshine, Brazil fashioned the first chance when Gabriel Jesus, captaining the side, led a counter-attack that ended when Willian's flick was scrambled away.
Until Neymar stepped onto the pitch it was Croatia which had the best opportunities in a match that seemed headed for a boring draw.
Washington handed the Golden Knights only their second home defeat - the first in regulation - in Vegas' nine postseason games. The Golden Knights trailed 3-2 entering the final 20 minutes but couldn't net the equalizer despite a 15 shot barrage.
In August 2017, he pardoned Sheriff Joe Arpaio , who had been convicted of criminal contempt of court. President Trump announced an out-of-the-blue pardon Thursday of a controversial conservative pundit.
In a series of tweets on May 31, Roseanne said, "please don't compare me2 other people who have said awful things. Instead of being properly shamed by her actions, Barr's supporters have seemed to bolster her confidence.
Days later, she was checked into the hospital for kidney problems and stayed for a week despite the typical recovery taking a day. In April, she alone represented the administration at the Houston funeral of former first lady Barbara Bush.
Madrid overcame Liverpool 3-1 in the Kiev showpiece, having finished third and 17 points adrift of champions Barcelona in LaLiga. He said the club can "take a lot out of you" even when you have been successful like Zidane.
Two of those sources confirmed that Odyssey will be out during Ubisoft's 2019 fiscal year, which ends on 31 March 2019. KitGuru Says: I really enjoyed Assassin's Creed Origins , so I already have high hopes for Odyssey .
I will be around, close to this club all my life but the decision, maybe for many doesn't make any sense, for me it makes sense. Zidane plunged his Real Madrid future into doubt this morning by calling a shock press conference for 12pm [BST].
The medical team is optimistic that Salah will be ready to play for the Egypt football team in the upcoming world cup (sic). Paul Ince has urged Liverpool FC star Mohamed Salah to resist the temptation to move in the 2018 summer transfer window. .
Babchenko fought in the Russian army in Chechnya , and then became a war reporter for several Russian newspapers. At least one journalist has been murdered in Ukraine in the past two years in direct retaliation for his work.
30-year-old New York man evicted by parents leaves their home
Earlier this week as he packed up his belongings, he told journalists his parents were "harassing" him by engaging in small talk. Greenwood ruled in favour of Rotondo's parents, Mark and Christina, setting into motion the 30-year-old's eviction.
N Korea's Kim Jong-un sends letter to Trump
The historic meeting between Mr Trump and Kim Jong-un would be the first between sitting United States and North Korean leaders. An advance team, led by deputy chief of staff Joe Hagin, has held meetings with the North Korean team in Singapore this week.
Texas teen wins National Spelling Bee
She said she struggled with the "ae" because that's not normally seen in German. "I just want to be happy however I place". The bee had 519 spellers participating in rounds one and two, and 452 take part in round three.
Philippines say it protested China 'harassment' of navy boat
The Pentagon first invited China to attend in 2014, in a gesture of goodwill and improving U.S. -Sino military relations. He added that the area was regarded as global waters and many countries wanted to exercise their freedom of navigation.
Friday Is National Donut Day, and You Know What That Means
Edible Arrangements: The chain has launched new Edible Donuts made with granny smith apples, chocolate and a variety of toppings. Waterbury and Stamford's Salvation Army locations will deliver donuts to fire fighters and police officers during the day.
‘Roseanne’ revival: When bad people happen to good shows
By that afternoon, ABC had canceled its highly watched revival of the "90s hit " Roseanne ", which had earned favorable reviews". Trump wrote that CEO Bob Iger never call him to apologize for "the awful statements " that have been said about him on ABC".
Bethesda teases 'Fallout 76' ahead of E3 premiere
According to the Fallout Wiki, Vault 76 was a "control" vault that was set to open just 20 years after the end of a nuclear war. It will have quests and a story, like any other game from Bethesda Game Studios, a developer known for meaty RPGs like Skyrim .