For the last three years, Neymar has emerged as the next great Brazilian talent. Though he has yet to play in Europe, Neymar's exploits with Santos have earned him numerous honors and praise from fans across the globe.
The best player on a stacked squad that includes Pato, Hulk, Oscar and Lucas, Neymar appears poised to star above the rest of his peers in what is the most talked-about Olympic football tournament in memory.
Brazil may not the most glamorous group, but Neymar will shine for the rest of the world to see in what will be the biggest tournament in the 20-year-old's career.
Here is why you can expect Neymar to become one of the biggest stars of the 30th Olympiad.