Roberto Firmino’s excellent goal sealed victory in a friendly match against Chile as Brazil achieved their eighth straight win under new manager Dunga at the Emirates Stadium.
Before the substitute’s goal the game saw very little goalmouth action and plenty of fouls including a stamp on Neymar by Gary Medel.
Despite losing to the side that knocked them out of the last two World Cups, Chile were dominant throughout the match with a stand-out performance coming from Alexis Sanchez.
The game was both sides’ final friendly before the squads are announced for the Copa America that takes place in Chile this summer.
Sanchez made many intelligent runs in the opening period and found himself skipping past Thiago Silva but got stopped by Joao Miranda in the box on his first start for the Selecao in five years.
Referee Martin Atkinson had to blow the whistle for many early stoppages but failed to award Chilean centre-back Medel with a red card for a stamp on Neymar in the 22nd minute.
Just five minutes after Medel was involved in another contentious decision as he committed a handball in his own box.
The best chance of the game came when Marcelo found Douglas Costa unmarked in the six yard box who controlled it on his chest and unconvincingly volleyed the ball over the Claudio Bravo’s net.
The only goal of the game came from Danilo’s through ball into Firmino who took the ball around the Chilean captain Bravo before placing it into the net.
La Roja tested Jefferson with two long range free-kicks in the second half the first coming from Sanchez and the second from Matias Fernandez.