What They're Saying: Tite

“It’s absurd that at this high level we are playing on fields where it is difficult to control the ball. Players need three touches to control it. It’s absurd.”

-- Brazil coach Tite after the host team needed penalty kicks to defeat Paraguay after their match ended in a 0-0 tie at the Arena do Gremio in Porto Alegre. Coaches and players -- notably Argentina's Lionel Messi -- have complained about the poor state of fields across Brazil. (ESPN)
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