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Nine U21 players who have proved themselves worthy of senior side action, including Arsenal duo and Liverpool new-boy

Whilst Harry Kane might be the story of the international break, as he has been for most of the season, the period away from domestic football has also seen a number of youngsters not normally given the time to shine in their leave clubs the opportunity to star on some of the biggest stages in football.

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We take a look at some of the standout performers of the U21 sides and discover just who might be next to get a full-cap but most importantly, who deserves one.

Hector Bellerin – Arsenal

Hector Bellerin

The Spaniard has been nothing short of a revelation for Arsenal this season after being drafted into the first team as an almost last ditch, emergency replacement.

After a tough first match, Bellerin has progressed with every passing match leading many to wonder if Mathieu Debuchy even deserves to be first-choice or should automatically return to the first team once he returns to fitness.

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