The Barcelona star brought an end to his international retirement as he announced his comeback and will link up with new coach Edgardo Bauza for upcoming World Cup qualifiers.

The 36-year-old calls time on a 19-year career which featured 710 appearances for Liverpool, 114 for England and eight major trophies, including a Champions League win.

The United States international stole the headlines on home soil as he inspired Carlo Ancelotti's men to an impressive victory over the Serie A side.

The Belgium international's two goals could not rescue the result for Antonio Conte's men, who were three goals down at half-time in their ICC clash.