Neymar Jr. is the greatest top-scorer of the "Tite Era" in the National Brazilian Team
He may be playing in Europe, but Neymar Jr. continues to make history in Brazilian football. In addition to being the top scorer of the Brazilian national team, he is the greatest scorer of the "Tite Era".
He has 14 goals scored in total with the teacher in charge. Second place is Gabriel Jesus, who is still three goals behind the NJr's mark.
The story began in 2016 and the date could not be more important: It was the first of September and that would be the debut of Tite in the squad. The match was a qualifier for the World Cup and Brazil won by 3-0 - It was Neymar Jr. who opened the score, with a penalty goal.
The numbers that the top scorer adds in the 3 years of the "Tite Era" show improvement in the last period. There were 4 goals in 6 matches in 2016, 3 goals in 8 matches in 2017 and 6 goals in 11 games in 2018.