- Brazil recorded a 2-0 victory of a youthful USA side
- Firmino and Neymar scored a goal apiece in the match
- Tite's men will take on El Salvador in another friendly
Brazil put their Russia 2018 World Cup disappointment behind them as they overpowered a young USA side by 2-0.
Coach Tite fielded a strong squad for the encounter with a front line of Neymar, Roberto Firmino and Douglas Costa.
An d it was the Juventus man that set up the first goal Brazil as Firmino finished off a cross from the right flank.
The Selecao doubled the lead in controversial circumstances just before half-time, as FFabinho was fouled in the box and a soft penalty was awarded which Neymar dispatched.
It was the Paris Saint-Germain striker's 57th goal in 91 appearances for Brazil as the Samba Boys coasted to a 2-0 win.
Tite said: "It was above my expectation, it did not have brilliance at all times, but the offensive opportunities are there.
"We are getting back on top of a pain and frustration of elimination."
Brazil will take on El Salvador on Tuesday, he said: "In the second game, there will be a greater opportunity for other athletes to start. Opportunity of some, responsibility to perform for others."
Meanwhile, Legit.ng Brazil star Neymar has reportedly asked Barcelona for a move back to Nou Camp - but the club has been unmoved with his plea.
The 26-year-old joined Ligue 1 side Paris Saint-Germain last summer in a world-record £200million move.
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