Brazil's Neymar reacts after the penalty shootout at the World Cup round of 16 soccer match between Brazil and Chile. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)
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Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has summoned the team psychologist for an extra session with players after crushing World Cup pressure left some of them in tears, a report said Wednesday.The visit came after panicky Brazil nearly crashed out against Chile before squeezing through on penalties, with Neymar, goalkeeper Julio Cesar, David Luiz and captain Thiago Silva all seen crying.Scolari called Brandao Monday and Tuesday, she held a meeting with all the players and the technical team, according to Folha. The psychologist, who has worked with Scolari for more than 20 years, did not comment on whether the meeting was called urgently.Scolari has stressed that Brazil are a young team, while goalkeeper Cesar, who is 34, said he had every right to show his emotions.
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