Many Ajax players have been picked to play for their national teams this week. Among them Michael Krohn-Dehli, who will be in the Denmark squad for the qualifying match against Northern Ireland.
Zdenek Grygera has gone to the Czech Republic to prepare for matches against San Marino and Ireland, and Markus Rosenberg will face Spain and Iceland with Sweden. Edgar Manucharyan was called up by the national team coach of Armenia, who will play Finland and Serbia. Roemenia, with George Ogararu, are playing Belarus.
Thomas Vermaelen will play with Belgium's A-squad against Serbia and Azerbaijan and Tom de Mul will face Bulgaria with Young Belgium.