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Brazil vs Tunisia result, score: Neymar, Richarlison, Raphinha score goals in face of latest racist incident

In case you didn’t already know, Brazil are the No. 1 team in the world and the favorites to win the World Cup. And they showed why in a 5-1 win over fellow World Cup participant Tunisia at the Parc des Princes in Paris.

The African side hadn’t conceded a single goal in seven straight matches and they found themselves down 4-1 and down a man after a straight red card for a foul on Neymar.

Raphinha had two goals, Neymar scored on a penalty, and Richarlison also found the back of the net. During Richarlison’s celebration, video surfaced of a banana tossed in the player’s direction from the pro-Tunisia crowd.

That racist gesture came on the heels of global headlines made by the racism endured by Brazil’s Vinicius Jr. while in Spain with his club team Real Madrid.

Brazil weren’t done, adding a fifth goal in the second half through backup forward Pedro. Tunisia, the No. 30 team in the…

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