7. Robin van Persie | Netherlands
Chances of being top scorer: Between 3-4%
Netherlands will be out to avenge their 2010 World Cup final defeat next summer – and Robin van Persie will be crucial to their hopes in Brazil.
The Manchester United striker is on course for a disappointing season with the Red Devils, which could make him doubly determined to help the Oranje lift the World Cup for the first time in their history.