With ordinary fans being quite overexcited ahead of the World Cup 2014 draw later on Friday, you'd think the players themselves would be scarcely able to contain themselves.
Who will they be testing themselves against?
Will it help or hinder their road to glory?
What mind games can they play before the action gets underway?
No, not for Germany's Mesut Ozil.
I am curious about the draw in brazil.— Mesut Özil (@MesutOzil1088) December 6, 2013
We're also curious. Very curious.