A great number of Ajax players has been (pre)selected by their national team coaches.
Kenneth Vermeer and Hedwiges Maduro are part of the provisional selection of Young Holland. This team play a test match against Young Denmark. Donovan Slijngard, Michael Timisela and Rydell Poepon have been picked for Holland U21, who practice against Young Holland.
George Ogararu has been preselected for Romania, who face Belarus on 7 October. Michael Krohn-Dehli is part of the provisional squad of Denmark, for the qualifying matches against Northern-Ireland and Liechtenstein. Markus Rosenberg is for now part of the selection for Sweden - Spain and Iceland - Sweden. Zdenek Grygera is on the Czech Republic's coach's list for matches against San Marino and Ireland.
Edgar Manucharyan has been called up for Armenia's games against Finland and Serbia. Tom de Mul and Jan Vertonghen are in the preselection of Young Belgium, who play Bulgaria in two matches for qualification for the European Championships.
Gabri and Roger will also be absent in the week of international matches. They will play a charity match with the Catalan team against Pais Vasco.