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Arsenal’s international stars

Posted on November 14, 2019 by Harry Kettle

Courtesy of Arsenal.com, we can now take a deep dive into the international break and all of the fun that comes with it. A multitude of stars within the club are currently littered around the world competing for their respective nations, and today, we’re taking a look at all of them.

Lucas Torreira has been named in the Uruguay squad for their international friendlies against Hungary in Budapest on Friday, November 15 and Argentina in Tel Aviv on Monday, November 18.

Emi Martinez will be hoping to feature for Argentina on that day, and also in their international friendly against Brazil in Riyadh on Friday, November 15.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been called up to the Gabon squad for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against DR Congo on Thursday, November 14 and Angola on Sunday, November 17.

Nicolas Pepe has been included in the Ivory Coast squad for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Niger on Saturday, November 16 and Ethiopia on Tuesday, November 19.

Bernd Leno has been called up to the Germany squad for their European Championship qualifiers against Belarus on Saturday, November 16 and Northern Ireland on Tuesday, November 19.

Matteo Guendouzi has been named in France squad for their European Championship qualifiers against Moldova in Paris on Thursday, November 14 and Albania in Tirana on Sunday, November 17. Our midfielder was initially with the under-21s but was called up to the senior squad by Didier Deschamps to replace the injured Blaise Matuidi.

Sead Kolasinac has been called up for Bosnia & Herzegovina’s European Championship qualifiers against Italy in Zenica on Friday, November 15 and Liechtenstein in Vaduz on Monday, November 18.

Granit Xhaka has been named in the Switzerland squad for their Euro qualifiers against Georgia on Friday, November 15 and Gibraltar on Monday, November 18.

And Gabriel Martinelli has been named in the Brazil Under-23 squad for their friendly against the United States in Gran Canaria on Thursday, November 14. They will play a second fixture on Sunday, November 17. The opponent will be confirmed in due course.”

Reiss Nelson and Joe Willock will also be featuring for the England U21s as the development of the Three Lions’ youngster stars continues.

Who are you most excited to watch on international duty?

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