Scholes who won 11 Premier League titles is returning to football to play in the new Premier Futsal League in India.

He will be joined by the likes of former Barcelona and Chelsea star Deco while Portuguese football legend Luis Figo is the president of indoor league.

This is not the first time the 41-year-old will be coming back from retirement.

After retiring in 2011 the midfielder returned to United in January 2012 after Sir Alex Ferguson failed to sign a replacement.

He retired again in May 2012 and has been working as a football pundits since then.