As the World Cup approaches, the international friendlies have started to come thick and fast.
Groups are gelling, squads are acclimatising, and teams are being decided. For most players, this is seen as the optimum time to make a positive impression.
However, for some players, things don't go quite to plan. Injuries or just subpar displays can be extremely costly at this point in the preparation.
Go to the next slide to discover which 10 players damaged their World Cup chances in the past week.