Neymar lashes out at Dunga after being left on the bench for Brazil

I want to play and Im always working to be amongst the starting XI.

Now, Neymar was obviously asked a loaded question and those pointing towards a bust up with Dunga may well be very ill-informed. Or, you know, Neymar to you and I.

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. on Tuesday as he wants to see what the rest of his squad can do.

Neymar da Silva Santos Junior. [ MORE: What did we learn from USAs win vs. on Tuesday, a familiar name may not be in the starting lineup for the second game running.

In an interview withESPN Brasilfollowing the Costa Rica win, Neymar revealed his anger about being sat on the bench.

Isnt that what every coach wants from his players? To be annoyed when they arent playing, even if its a friendly? Well let you decide if Neymar is discreetly throwing his toys out of the pram, or is just a born winner who wants to excel in every single second he gets on the field.

Being benched is not something Im used to and Im not willing to get used to it, Neymar said. However, Neymar could have simply brushed off his position on the subs bench after returning from mumps in recent weeks, but instead he fired almost a warning to the coach that he doesnt want to spend time on the sidelines when he could be chasing down Peles goalscoring record for the five-time World Cup champions.

The Barcelona superstar, 23, was left out of Dungas starting lineup for their 1-0 friendly win over Costa Rica on Saturdayand Brazils head coach has once again hinted that his captain and star player may not start against the U.S. national team getting ready to face Brazil in a friendly in Foxborough, Mass. Peru? ]

Neymars Barcelona teammate Lionel Messi hardly takes a break for Argentina and unless injury forces him out of a game, he plays 90 minutes for Albiceleste and captains the side. Neymar wants to be Brazils talisman too, and although his impressive ratio of 44 international goals in 66 games puts him fifthall-time for the Selecao in scoring, he wants more.

With the U.S

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