You can always follow the progress of Arsenal's international stars in our digest. Find out how our first-team stars are faring with their respective nations below.

Player Profile - Santi Cazorla

Spain

Santi Cazorla
Puerto Rico 1-2 Spain
Wednesday, August 15

Santi Cazorla was on the scoresheet for Spain in their 2-1 victory over Puerto Rico in Bayamon on Wednesday. The midfielder opened the scoring inside 42 minutes before former Gunner Cesc Fabregas added a second on the stroke of half time. 

Player Profile - Thomas Vermaelen

Belgium

Thomas Vermaelen
Belgium 4-2 Holland
Wednesday, August 15
Thomas Vermaelen played the full 90 minutes of Belgium's impressive 4-2 victory over Holland in Brussels on Wednesday.

Player Profile - Olivier Giroud

France

Olivier Giroud
France v Uruguay
Wednesday, August 15

Olivier Giroud played 74 minutes of France's goalless draw against Uruguay in Le Havre. Laurent Koscielny was forced to withdraw from the squad with a calf issue.

 
 

Player Profile - Johan Djourou

Switzerland

Johan Djourou
Croatia 2-4 Switzerland
Wednesday, August 15
Johan Djourou played the full 90 minutes as Switzerland beat Croatia 4-2 in Split on Wednesday. Former Gunner Eduardo scored both goals for the hosts.

Player Profile - Wojciech Szczesny

Poland

Wojciech Szczesny
Estonia 1-0 Poland
Wednesday, August 15
Wojciech Szczesny played the full 90 minutes as Poland lost 1-0 in Wednesday's friendly against Estonia in Tallinn.

Player Profile - Aaron Ramsey

Wales

Aaron Ramsey
Wales 0-2 Bosnia and Herzegovina
Wednesday, August 15

Aaron Ramsey played the full 90 minutes of Wales' 2-0 friendly defeat against Bosnia and Herzegovina in Llanelli.

Player Profile - Gervinho

Ivory Coast

Gervinho
Russia 1-1 Ivory Coast
Wednesday, August 15

Gervinho did not appear in Ivory Coast's 1-1 draw against Russia in Moscow on Wednesday.

Player Profile - Ryo Miyaichi

Japan

Ryo
Japan 1-1 Venezuela
Wednesday, August 15

Ryo did not feature in Japan's 1-1 draw against Venezuela on Wednesday. 

Player Profile - Marouane Chamakh

Morocco

Marouane Chamakh
Morocco 1-2 Guinea
Wednesday, August 15

Marouane Chamakh has been called up to Morocco's squad to face Guinea in Rabat on Wednesday.

 

Player Profile - Francis Coquelin

France

Francis Coquelin
France Under-21s

Francis Coquelin has been called up to France Under-21s' preparation camp this week.

 
 

Player Profile - Nicklas Bendtner

Denmark

Nicklas Bendtner
Denmark 1-3 Slovakia
Wednesday, August 15
Nicklas Bendtner played the first half of Denmark's 3-1 defeat to Slovakia in Odense on Wednesday.

Player Profile - Andrey Arshavin

Russia

Andrey Arshavin
Russia 1-1 Ivory Coast
Wednesday, August 15

Andrey Arshavin played 32 minutes as a second-half substitute in Russia's 1-1 friendly draw against Ivory Coast in Moscow on Wednesday.

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