Many people will tell you that the football season is over, especially after the recent round of Euro 2012 qualifiers finished.
That couldn't be more wrong, though, with a number of huge tournaments coming up this summer. The Under 20's World Cup, the Under 21's European Championships, the Copa America, the Gold Cup and the Women's World Cup are all yet to take place in a summer that promises a feast of football.
With the growth of women's football recently as well, what better time could there be to look at the stars of the game and preview the competition in one go?
So without further procrastination, here are the top 25 players to watch out for at this summer's Women's World Cup in Germany.