Pool was a mix of seasoned, experienced senior national players and young talents from and across the country.
Van Gaal said he expected United’s next tour, likely to be in Asia again, to be much shorter.
Rodriguez first came to Europe in 2010 after signing for Porto and won the Portuguese league three years in a row.
In an effort to make the league a success, organisers allow franchisees to field six foreigners in starting XI.
Dunga was Brazil’s coach during the 2010 World Cup where Brazil reached the quarter-finals.
Real Madrid have signed Colombia midfielder James Rodriguez from Monaco, the La Liga club said on Tuesday.
He also suggested that if proved corrupt then Qatar should be reconsidered as hosts for the 2022 edition.
Abraham said the franchise’s focus is on grassroot level and would like to produce a strong team for the future.
On Monday, the ISL conducted a club sequence selection to decide the order of drafting players to a team.
Newspaper Marca, traditionally very close to Madrid’s boardroom, says he is to be presented to fans on Tuesday.
Leading Brazil newspapers have reported that 1994 World Cup winning player will return at the helm.
The England captain announced his retirement from international football, England’s Football Association said.
The 28-year-old Spain international, who did not go to the World Cup, broke a metatarsal in his right foot.
Luis Suárez, supposedly barred from going anywhere near a stadium for four months after biting an opponent.
A look at the top five players that got pulses racing over the last month along with the team of tournament.
Nigeria’s suspension from international football was lifted on Friday, world governing body FIFA said.
John Alder, thought to be in his 60s and Liam Sweeney, 28, were on the unfateful MH17 flight.
Lahm played 113 games for Germany and scored 5 goals, since his debut in February 18, 2004.
Louis Van Gaal, 62, has won titles with Ajax, Barcelona, Bayern Munich and AZ Alkmaar.
The 1-0 victory in the FIFA World Cup final has taken Germany up one place to top spot.
The rest of the top 10 is from Major League Baseball and the National Football League.
European football’s governing body has barred all home games citing the current security situation.
Van Gaal was given a tour of the Carrington training facility by Ryan Giggs.
With the FIFA World Cup 2014 over, the fans are facing seven problems.
Toni Kroos’ inclusion at Real comes at a time when Khedira is linked to a move to England.
For years, the country’s government has endured grueling criticism from FIFA over severely delayed stadiums.
A day after the final loss to Germany by a score of 1-0, Fernandez received the national team in the capital.
Fans began arriving overnight to secure good spots to welcome home coach Joachim Loew’s team and the trophy.
Hundreds of thousands of jubilant Germans welcomed their triumphant national football team home in Berlin.
Scolari resigned after the team failed to win the World Cup, the Brazilian Football Confederation said Monday.
The hard-fought thrilling World Cup final between Germany and Argentina set new Twitter and Facebook records.
The 60-cent stamp, marked “Germany Football World Champion 2014″, will go on sale Thursday.
When Mario Goetze flicked in his goal from Andre Schurrle’s whipping cross, he became a World Cup legend at just 22.
It was fitting that Goetze came off the bench to win it, and another replacement supplied the inch-perfect cross.
Germany win fourth World Cup — their first in 24 years — thanks to substitute Mario’s extra-time goal.
Messi’s genius cannot be denied, but there is no substitute for a World Cup winner’s medal.