With the African Nations Cup approaching, Nick Ames takes a look at which players each Premier League club will be without for the next few weeks.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang already has hero status in Gabon, success as hosts of the African Nations Cup could elevate that exponentially.
Joel Matip has avoided becoming the centre of a club versus country row after the Liverpool defender was left out of Cameroon's African Nations Cup sq
Wilfried Zaha has been included in Ivory Coast's final 23-man squad for the African Nations Cup.
Egypt are back from the wilderness after failing to appear at the African Nations Cup since claiming a third title in a row back in 2010.
Schalke's Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting has retired from international football only days before he was due to meet up with his Cameroon teammates.