forward, Rodney Wallace, who successfully helped Costa Rica earn a bid to the 2018 FIFA World Cup, said: "It was my first time in Abu Dhabi and it's aspectacular place.
are unbeaten after three games and the 36-year-old - who watches the matches on TV - has been impressed with what he has seen so far.
There was a head of terms commitment from Lampard to join NYCFC
from Jan 1, 2015.
In fact, he agreed to only a "commitment" to play for NYCFC
on a two-year contract from January 2015, the player and City Football Group said on Friday.
's Sporting Director Claudio Reyna, left, with Chief Business Officer Tim Pernetti, NYCFC
player David Villa, and James Hogan, president and CEO of Etihad Airways.
is part of City Football Group, and this week they unveiled Chelsea legend Frank Lampard to great fanfare.
htm) David Villa has made a deal with MLS club NYCFC
Villa is the first player signed by NYCFC
, who are jointly owned by English Premier League club Manchester City and baseball's New York Yankees.
Pirlo is currently on holiday in the United States and was seen on Saturday attending a New York Yankees baseball game at Yankee Stadium - which is also home to NYCFC
Senior sources at City have today conceded errors were made when they initially announced the terms of Lampard's agreement with NYCFC
would be the first professional club to hold matches within the city's limits since the New York Cosmos folded in the mid-1980s.
Frank Lampard statement " I signed a commitment to play in NYCFC
for two years starting January 2015.