Football fever has started and people are all excited and glued to their TV sets to not miss a moment of it. Showering the support for their countries, the fans expect the most from their players. With lot more teams yet to play, here are some of the players with thrilling success on them and have played the best so far.
# Neymar: With the 51 international caps and 33 international goals, Neymar is the ultimate player in the tournament and is the most talked about one too. Facing his first world cup this season, the 22- year old forward player for Brazil, has scored 2 goals against Croatia by defeating them with the score of 3-1. According to the Forbes, Neymar’s swift start in the tournament has made his and Brazil’s jersey the top selling ones on the online retailer for licensed sports merchandise, Fanatics.com. When the world cup started off last week, Neymar and Brazil were the favorites in the tournament
# Robin Van Persie: After the scoring three goals for Netherlands in the first two matches, there is plenty of expectation from Van Persie this World cup. He holds 86 international caps and 46 international goals and has scored 3 goals so far in the tournament. Van Persie’s header goal in the match against Spain has sent flames over the internet. He has been in amazing form this world cup season and his fans look forward to keep their high expectations going.
# Arjen Robben: Arjen Robben is a Dutch footballer who plays for the German club Bayern Munich and Netherlands national team. He has 78 international caps and 26 international goals and has a total of 3 goals in the tournament. He scored the second goal for his home team in the match against Spain, as a winger he helped his team slam the supreme world champions Spain by defeating them with a score of 5-1. According to the Yahoo sports, Robben is the fastest soccer player in the game clocking around 37 Km per hour.
# Karim Benzema: Karim Benzema plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid and the French national team. He is the striker for France and has earned over 65 caps and has scored up to 23 international goals with scoring two goals this World cup season against Honduras. Benzema was left out of squad four years ago, but got back with showing the determination to give the most of him in this tournament. France could get a good start in Brazil with a cheerful victory against Honduras.
# Thomas Muller: With scoring 3 goals this tournament, Muller was the hero of the Germany Vs Portugal world cup game showing his craze for it with scoring the third goal in the 78th minute. Thomas Muller is a German footballer who plays for the Bayern Munich and the German national team. He has around 50 international caps and scored up to 20 international goals. He has inspired Germany with the victory of 4-0 and this player has very high expectations on him this World cup season.