The Rio Report

Sneijder: ‘I won’t get on the plane if I don’t believe we’ll win in Brazil’

Wesley Sneijder has spoken exclusively to Eurosport's Brazil Mania World Cup preview programme.

The Dutch star talks about the pain of losing the final in 2010 to a late Spanish goal, and how he believes the Netherlands can finally make this their year to win the World Cup - and why, if he ever stops believing that they will, he'll refuse to even travel to Brazil.

Netherlands' Wesley Sneijder stands dejected with his losers medal

Former Manchester United assistant and Portugal national team coach Carlos Queiroz also talks to the programme, explaining why he made the decision to guide Iran to the World Cup finals.

The magazine show also catches up with the latest news from the tournament, including the trophy's tour of the world - currently it's in Peru - and the stadium in Curitiba which barely even looks like a building site yet.

And there is also a chance to take a look at Brasilia, Brazil's unique capital, which was designed from scratch in the 1950s in the shape of a bird.