Eric joked sarcastically that Vinicius would be winning the Ballon d'Or next year.
“It was a little clash at the end, a little exchange, it's not important," said Eric of the incident.
Were you fed up of him diving constantly?
"Those are just things that happen in the game, very quickly, a question of seconds. It's an action like thousands that happen, without importance.
Did you learn that dig from Pique?
"(Laughs) I learned a lot of things from Pique, but not that. I hope one day I can be like Pique for all he's won, but I don't think there's any need to compare. Everyone should focus on themselves, the good things and the bad things."