BRAZIL COACH TITE EXPLAINS WHAT SPARKED ROW WITH MESSI DURING ARGENTINA 1-0 WIN AGAINST BRAZIL
Coach of Brazilian national team, Tite has to opened up on his row with Lionel Messi after the Barcelona forward told him to shut his mouth in Argentina’s 1-0 win.
Messi current FIFA World Footballer Of The Year Award winner, scored the lone goal in the 14th minute after his penalty was saved but he was on hand to tuck the rebound in.
The Argentine skipper who was making a come back after his suspensions on comments on COPA America in July,, was seen exchanged words with Tite during the opening half and was seen gesturing at the Brazil boss to be quiet as he complained to the referee.
Tite opened up on the row he had with Messi, after the match, he said “I complained because he [Messi] should have been shown a yellow card and he told me to shut my mouth and I told him to shut his mouth. And that was it.
“I don’t want to answer anymore on it. You need a strong referee because he’ll swallow you… It should have been a card, I was right to complain.”
Meanwhile Argentine fans are happy with the result of the match, which Messi scored the lone goal against Brazil.