Landon Donovan's involvement in the U.S. men's national team will certainly be one of the talking points when the 2014 World Cup comes around.
ESPN FC reported back in October that Donovan wanted to take a break from the game.
The LA Galaxy attacker has long been a fixture in the senior side, but he may face a battle to regain his once untouchable status in the squad.
As reported on the U.S. Soccer website, Donovan missed out on being selected for the recent World Cup Qualifying squad.
Donovan is more than likely going to return to the national team setup, and should still be there when the 2014 World Cup begins.
Here are six ways he would make the U.S. men's national team better in Brazil.