2. Lionel Messi | Argentina

Chances of being top scorer: Between 12-13%

Will this be the World Cup in which Lionel Messi cements his status as the greatest player of all time?

Well, in order for that to happen, the Barcelona superstar will need to inspire Argentina to glory in neighbouring Brazil.

He's capable of doing just that – but will he step up for his country when it matters most? Opta think he can.

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