The Atletico Madrid striker found it difficult against Italy at the Vicente Calderon, leaving Spain with a tough dilemma ahead of the tournament this summer
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Jurgen Klinsmann gave several players the chance to make their case for a place on the U.S. World Cup team, but not a single fringe player boosted their stock in Wednesday's loss
Two goals for Cristiano Ronaldo saw him become his country's all-time top goalscorer as Portugal scored four times in the second half.
Goal rates the players on show as the World Champions collect a friendly win over the Azzurri.
The Argentina captain was sick on the pitch on Wednesday night but reassured supporters there is nothing wrong with him.
Spain held onto a one goal lead to edge past Cesare Prandelli's men in Madrid in the repeat of the Euro 2012 final.
The Real Madrid star struck twice as Paulo Bento's side produced a ruthless attacking display on Wednesday.
Goals from Marouane Fellaini and Radja Nainggolan had put the hosts in control before the visitors produced a stirring comeback
Goal was on hand in Stuttgart to see Germany edge past a plucky Chile side, with a solitary Mario Gotze goal being just enough to give Joachim Low's men a slightly undeserved win
Les Bleus ran out deserved winners against the Dutch in their first match since qualifying for the World Cup in Brazil
Roy Hodgson's men secure deserved win with late Sturridge header
The Liverpool striker converted Adam Lallana's cross to settle the friendly encounter at Wembley, with the likes of Raheem Sterling and Luke Shaw featuring for the Three Lions
Joachim Low's charges held onto a narrow lead to beat Jorge Sampaoli's men in the Mercedes-Benz Arena on Wednesday night
Goals on either side of halftime condemned the Americans to defeat, as their defense was exposed badly on both strikes.
Alejandro Sabella's star-studded team failed to overcome the Romanians in the Arena Nationala in an underwhelming clash
There is still plenty of work to do for Alejandro Sabella's side ahead of the World Cup as the Albiceleste produced an uninspiring display to stumble to a 0-0 draw.
An early goal was the difference between the two sides with the Black Stars guilty of wasting a number of opportunities
Goal reviews the performances of those on show in Johannesburg as Neymar's hat trick lit up Soccer City with the Selecao recording a comfortable victory
The Barcelona star netted his second international treble as Luiz Felipe Scolari's side recorded an impressive win at Soccer City in Johannesburg.
The former Bleus captain has expressed his delight after his son was selected for Francis Smerecki's Under-19 team and is confident in his abilities.