The Brazil national team, with their attacking trio of Neymar, Gabriel Jesús and Roberto Firmino, will play a friendly match against Nigeria in Singapore on Sunday. They will hope to get back to winning ways after winning the Copa América in July.
Netherlands can go joint-top of Euro 2020 qualifying Group C by beating Northern Ireland, but Ronald Koeman foresees a tough contest.
The Italian striker was in the friendly which Brescia played against Bagnolese and took it very seriously. Balotelli had his shooting boots on and netted four goals out of the 11 which were scored.
Indonesia's national football association has been fined by FIFA over crowd trouble during a World Cup qualifier against Malaysia, the organisation said Wednesday.
Colombia stars James Rodriguez and Radamel Falcao have been omitted for a pair of friendlies against Chile and Algeria, coach Carlos Queiroz said on Tuesday.
Brazilian midfielder Arthur Melo said on Tuesday that it is an "honour" and "an enormous pride" to be at the 'Canarinha' training camps, although he also understands that his club, Barcelona, will defend their interests during FIFA matches.
Marc-Andre ter Stegen remains ambitious to claim Germany's number one shirt but not at the expense of his relationship with Manuel Neuer.