With Arsenal's 1-0 defeat to Manchester United rounding off their domestic programme for two weeks, the international break provides many with a chance to transform their excellent form at club level onto the international scene.
For some of the Arsenal squad, though, it is an opportunity to try and send a message to Arsene Wenger that they are ready for an upturn in form ahead of the busy festive schedule for the Gunners.
Some are in World Cup qualifying action, with others joining up with their international squads for friendlies.
Here, Bleacher Report takes a look at some of the Arsenal squad who are going to benefit most from the international break, rather than being with the Gunners.
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