Soccer-Scolari hails Neymar a genius after another masterclass (Reuters)

By Andrew Downie SALVADOR, June 22 (Reuters) – Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari classed Neymar as a “genius” on Saturday and said his Brazil side were pumped up and ready for Wednesday’s Confederations Cup semi-final. “He is the hero of every Brazilian and of everyone who loves football,” Scolari said of the 21-year old striker after the hosts finished top of Group A with three wins from three following a 4-2 victory over second-placed Italy. “He had some great moves today. People who have that genius can make a difference. …

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