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Brazil benefiting from psychology classes, says Neymar

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TERESóPOLIS (BRAZIL) - The Brazil team's use of a psychologist is helping them cope mentally with the huge burden of expectation that comes with trying to win the World Cup on home soil, according to Neymar. 

Brazil's Neymar smiles during a press conference in Teresopolis, Rio de Janeiro state, Brazil on July 2, 2014

Coach Luiz Felipe Scolari brought sports psychologist Regina Brandao in to work with the squad on Tuesday, after the emotionally draining penalty shoot-out victory against Chile last weekend.

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