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Chelsea Globetrotters

The first international break of the season is upon us and here we list which Chelsea players are away with their countries and what fixtures they have coming up.

At senior level qualifying matches for Euro 2020 take centre stage, with long away trips to the likes of Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia on the horizon.

There are also plenty of youth international matches in the coming days, including the start of England Under-21’s qualification campaign for the next European Championships in 2021. Marc Guehi and Trevoh Chalobah are in that squad for the first time.

Here we run you through who is away and what fixtures are taking place…
 

Euro 2020 qualifiers

Belgium: Michy Batshuayi – Euro 2020 qualifiers away to San Marino on Friday and Scotland on Monday.

Croatia: Mario Pasalic – Euro 2020 qualifiers away to Slovakia on Friday and Azerbaijan on Monday. Mateo Kovacic has withdrawn through injury. 

Denmark: Andreas Christensen – Euro 2020 qualifiers away to Gibraltar on Thursday and Georgia on Sunday.

England: Ross Barkley and Mason Mount – Euro 2020 qualifiers at home to Bulgaria on Saturday and Kosovo on Tuesday.

France: Olivier Giroud and Kurt Zouma – Euro 2020 qualifiers at home to Albania on Saturday and Andorra on Tuesday.

Italy: Jorginho and Emerson – Euro 2020 qualifiers away to Armenia on Thursday and Finland on Sunday.

Spain: Kepa Arrizabalaga – Euro 2020 qualifiers away to Romania on Thursday and at home to Faroe Islands on Sunday.

Wales: Ethan Ampadu – Euro 2020 qualifiers at home to Azerbaijan on Friday and Belarus on Monday.

Friendlies

USA: Christian Pulisic – friendlies at home to Mexico on Saturday and Uruguay on Wednesday (Friday and Tuesday US time).

 

Younger age groups

Albania Under-21s: Armando Broja – friendly away to France on Thursday and Euro 2021 qualifier at home to Austria on Monday.

England Under-21s: Marc Guehi and Trevoh Chalobah – Euro 2021 qualifiers away to Turkey on Friday and at home to Kosovo on Tuesday.

Scotland Under-21s: Billy Gilmour – Euro 2021 qualifiers at home to San Marino on Thursday and away to Croatia on Tuesday.

England Under-20s: Conor Gallagher and Tariq Lamptey – friendlies at home to Netherlands on Thursday and away to Switzerland on Monday.

Netherlands Under-20s: Juan Castillo – friendly away to England on Thursday and at home to Germany on Sunday.

Austria Under-19s: Thierno Ballo – mini-tournament in Latvia against Latvia on Friday, Cyprus on Sunday and Turkey on Tuesday.

Croatia Under-19s: Karlo Ziger – home friendlies v Russia on Thursday, France on Saturday and Slovenia on Monday.

England Under-19s: Clinton Mola and Tino Anjorin – friendlies at home to Greece on Thursday and away to Germany on Monday.

Northern Ireland Under-19s: Sam McClelland – friendlies at home to Faroe Islands on Tuesday and Thursday.

England Under-18s: Lewis Bate, Valentino Livramento, Dynel Simeu – mini-tournament at home to Australia on Friday, Brazil on Sunday and South Korea on Tuesday.

Netherlands Under-18s: Ian Maatsen – mini-tournament at home against Denmark on Thursday, USA on Sunday and Mexico on Monday.

England Under-17s: Levi Colwill, Samuel Iling Junior, Xavier Simons – Syrenka Cup in Poland against Finland on Friday, Austria or Romania on Sunday, and Poland, Georgia, Norway or Switzerland on Tuesday.

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