Neymar started on the bench as Brazil lost to Peru, but Tite defended his team selection in Los Angeles.
Neymar was a topic of conversation once again as Brazil prepare to face Peru in a rematch of the Copa America final.
Neymar scored and provided an assist in Brazil's draw with Colombia, and coach Tite hailed his "real relationship" with the forward.
Neymar is in line to make his return from injury on Friday and Brazil boss Tite has talked up the forward's importance to the national side.
After naming Neymar in his latest Brazil squad, Tite has claimed the former Barcelona star is "calm" over his future at Paris Saint-Germain.
The rivalry between Pep Guardiola and Jurgen Klopp has been renewed in the nominations for the The Best FIFA Men's Coach award.
Brazil coach Tite was unhappy with Lionel Messi after the Argentina star's comments.
With some uncertainty over Tite's future, Dani Alves lauded the impact of the Brazil coach.
Tite refused to elaborate on his post-Copa America plans as Brazil prepare to face Peru in the final on home soil.
Tite has the complete respect of Brazil's players and should continue as head coach, according to Paris Saint-Germain defender Marquinhos.