His standing with Brazil has not diminished and his ill-fated spell in England has not dented the former Real Madrid man's confidence.
Robinho said: "I played a lot of games in qualifying and I feel that the coach Dunga has faith in me.
"This is the perfect stage for me to show that I am among the best players in the world.
"My dream is to win the Golden Boot while Brazil win the title. We all know our potential and we know we are capable of winning the World Cup."