It's the end of July and we're approximately one month away from the start of the domestic seasons in Europe. The English Premier League and the Spanish La Liga kick off on August 18th, while the Serie A and the Bundesliga begin a week or so after that.
But before the domestic campaigns restart, there are interesting matches that should be watched. While the Olympics will be captivating viewers around the world, there are also a bunch of club friendlies that will be intriguing.
Here's a list of five friendly matches to watch before the start of the 2012-13 season: