Rodrygo Goes played just 21 minutes across two friendlies for Brazil, and Tite explained the reason behind his decision.
Lucas Paqueta, Philippe Coutinho and Danilo were on target as Brazil eased to a 3-0 win over South Korea.
On November 19, 1969, Brazilian superstar Pele scored the 1,000th goal of his career. Fifty years later, it remains a superhuman feat.
Tite insists discussions over which of Lionel Messi and Pele is greatest have "no credibility" such is the Brazil legend's legacy.
Brazil coach Tite said his squad could feel the confidence Liverpool midfielder Fabinho was bringing.
After Argentina edged Brazil, Lionel Messi talked up the rivalry between the nations.
Tite discussed his exchange with Lionel Messi in Friday's 1-0 loss to Argentina.
Brazil must start getting results again after suffering a loss to Argentina, coach Tite said.
Lionel Scaloni was elated with the attitude shown by Argentina as they beat Brazil 1-0 in Riyadh on Friday.
Brazil failed to win for the fifth match in succession as Lionel Messi got the decisive goal on his return in Argentina's 1-0 victory.