Patran explained that squad managed to get together for friendlies despite lack of training camp this year.
Defending champions easily beat feyenoord 2-0 while Martinez’s side pummel Wolfsburg 4-1.
Dyke, however, hinted that England would support a German bid to host the 2024 tournament in the near future.
Del Piero feels that the league is going to be a big step and will help Indian football in a huge way.
Kevin-Prince scores equaliser for Schalke against Chelsea; Jerome strike helps Bayern beat City.
The Juventus legend happily obliged to mediamen who had encircled him and also obliged fans by signing on footballs.
India though can take solace from the fact that all the other sub-continent teams are lying lower to them.
Bayern needed a 90th minute goal from Boateng after they saw City keeper Joe Hart deny them on several occasions.
With Roma leading 5-0, CSKA supporters began throwing flares at Roma fans and riot police had to intervene.
City goalie Joe Hart made saves after saves till the 90th minute until Jerome Boateng broke the deadlock.
APOEL defended solidly and did well to thwart Barca’s formidable strike force featuring Messi and Neymar.
Huntelaar equalised after a rapid Schalke counter-attack in the 62nd minute to leave Chelsea frustrated.
Arsenal’s defenses again melted away as the tall winger almost stumbled, recovered, and then side-footed the ball across the line.
Series of mispasses, ineffectiveness on the wings and the sluggish midfield made matters tough for India.
President Perez must believe they can break the jinx, especially if Ronaldo can maintain his supersonic form.