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An open thread for today's internationals and also a listing of all the fixtures that Manchester United players are involved in. In addition, a listing is provided for other intriguing games.
There are a plethora of international fixtures today -- whether they are African Cup of Nation semi-final ties, World Cup qualifiers, or friendlies -- and up to thirteen Manchester United players could feature. If you're watching some of these ties and fancy an open thread for discussion, here you go. This will be up all day. Here is a United specific preview for today. Let us know what matches you plan to watch.
Here's a listing of the matches that United players are involved in -- the team they are representing is in bold:
* Japan vs. Latvia (friendly) | Kobe, Japan | 10:20am GMT, 5:20am EST -- Shinji Kagawa
* Malta vs. Northern Ireland (friendly) | Ta'Qali, Malta | 6:30pm GMT, 1:30pm EST -- Jonny Evans
* Macedonia vs. Denmark (friendly) | Skopje, Macedonia | 6:30pm GMT, 1:30pm EST -- Anders Lindegaard
* Netherlands vs. Italy (friendly) | Amsterdam, Holland | 7:30pm GMT, 2:30 EST -- Robin van Persie
* France vs. Germanly (friendly) | Paris, France | 8:00pm GMT, 3:00pm EST -- Patrice Evra
* Portugal vs. Ecuador (friendly) | Guimarães, Portugal | 8:45pm GMT, 3:45pm EST -- Nani (Portugal), Antonio Valencia (Ecuador)
* Mexico vs. Jamaica (World Cup qualifier) | Mexico City, Mexico | 2:30am GMT (Feb. 7), 9:30pm EST -- Javier Hernandez
Other possible intriguing ties:
* Croatia vs. South Korea (friendly) | London, England (Craven Cottage) | 2:00pm GMT, 9:00am EST
* Spain vs. Uruguay (friendly) | Doha, Qatar | 6:00pm GMT, 1:00pm EST
* Sweden vs. Argentina (friendly) | Gothenburg, Sweden | 7:30pm GMT, 2:30pm EST -- ZLATAN vs MESSI!
* Ireland vs. Poland (friendly) | Dublin, Ireland | 7:45pm GMT, 2:45pm EST
* Scotland vs. Estonia (friendly) | Aberdeen, Scotland | 7:45pm GMT, 2:45pm EST
* Wales vs. Austria (friendly) | Cardiff, Wales | 7:45pm GMT, 2:45pm EST
* Honduras vs. United States (World Cup qualifying) | San Pedro Sula, Honduras | 9:00pm GMT, 4:00pm EST