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.
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.
Gianni Infantino looked on but there were no fans in attendance as North Korea and South Korea drew 0-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday.
Paulo Bento says South Korea are suitably prepared for their rare clash with North Korea.
AFC nations have discovered their opponents for the second round of Qatar 2022 qualifying, with Australia to face Jordan.
South Korea edged out Australia in an international friendly thanks to Hwang Ui-jo's 76th-minute winner.
After teaming up with the Japanese Football Association last year, Bayern Munich have now entered a similar agreement with South Korea.
Abdelaziz Hatim's fine strike saw Qatar knock South Korea out of the Asian Cup and book a showdown with United Arab Emirates or Australia.