Luiz Felipe Scolari's second spell in charge of the seleção began with a whimper, with his side limping to an anodyne loss to England at Wembley in February. Felipão doesn't have to wait too long for a chance to make amends, however: Brazil face Italy and Russia in the next fortnight as the Neverending Friendlies series rolls on.
Ahead of those games, I've picked out five stories to keep an eye on. Will Neymar bounce back? Can Kaká become more than a stop-gap? Will David Luiz grace us with his saintly presence? Find out in my latest Unibet column.