It's been four year since Spain's goalkeeper Iker Casillas lifted the most coveted trophy in the footballing world as the modern tiki-taka initiators emerged winners in South Africa in a highly competitive tournament.
This term's World Cup tournament will kick-start on June 12, with 32 top countries gracing the showdown in Brazil, and fans and lovers of football are expecting to see superb performances from players who have been exceptional in the last four years - particularly last season.
Unfortunately, players like Isco, Carlos Tevez and Samir Nasri - who were instrumental in their teams' successes last season - have all been left out of this summer's tournament.
However, there are still players who will create chances, score wonderful goals and show goodskills in Brazil.
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