Five stars to keep an eye out for at the Confederations Cup
The Premier League season may not start until August and we have to wait another year for the World cup, but by no means are we starved of football this summer.
We’ve already seen England crowned U20 world champions in South Korea and Jordan Pickford’s penalty heroics at the under-21 European championships.
On top of that, the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Alexis Sanchez are gracing Russia in the Confederations Cup.
Seen by many as a glorified dress rehearsal for the World Cup, there are still plenty of top sides strutting their stuff in a bid for international glory.
Apart from hosts Russia, there will be Portugal, Chile, Cameroon, Mexico, Australia and New Zealand – who each won their respective continents tournaments – as well as World Cup holders, Germany.
Plus the tournament offers the chance for Premier League clubs to see their summer targets in action or even uncover a hidden gem.
Here are five players we expect to have an impact…