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Player postcards: Training & hip-hop stars

ENGLAND MAN: Raheem Sterling in training at St George's Park.

ENGLAND MAN: Raheem Sterling in training at St George's Park.

It's the international break, which means a host of Manchester City players have jetted off to represent their country.

From Manchester to Moscow, our boys are dotted across the globe.

Most are preparing for the latest round of international friendlies, but for some, like Bernardo Silva and Benjamin Mendy, there's been a chance to take a break from training too.

Check out what the players have been getting up to below...

Fernandinho caught up with an old friend from his Atletico Paranaense days as he prepares to face Russia and Germany with Brazil.

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He's joined by Gabriel Jesus in the Selecao squad, here he is showing off his skills in training.

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Ederson arrived in Moscow wearing an eye-catching hoodie.

Seleccion Argentina 🇦🇷⚽️ #entrenamiento @afaseleccion

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Home comforts for Nicolas Otamendi, who's training at the City Football Academy with Argentina.

There was a black tie event for Bernardo Silva to attend before joining up with Portugal.

The floor is...?? Go!

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Acrobatics from Kyle Walker, who's with the England squad at St George's Park this week.

Great to be back with @england

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He's joined by Raheem Sterling, who looks to have been enjoying himself in training.

@Pharrell and I, #HereToCreate 🦈🖖🏾 @adidasfootball x @adidasoriginals

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Benjamin Mendy bumped into hip-hop royalty in the form of Pharrell.

Fun and games for Oleks Zinchenko and the Ukrainian national team.

Media Watch

Media Watch: How Guardiola transformed midfield

A tactical masterstroke, Leroy Sane’s burgeoning talent and a Manchester United player’s admiration for a City man all feature in Wednesday’s Media Watch.

A round-up of today's newspaper headlines.

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Lionel Messi lands at the City Football Academy

WATCHING BRIEF: Sergio Aguero and Lionel Messi

Lionel Messi joined his Argentina team-mates on Tuesday afternoon in preparation for the friendly with Italy on Friday evening.

Lionel Messi joins up with the rest of the Argentina squad at the CFA...

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Loan Watch: Roberts returns for Celtic

Loan rangers...

In what was a tough weekend of results for Manchester City’s loan contingent, Patrick Roberts’ return from injury proved to be the highlight.

The winger made a 21-minute cameo and would have been the match-winner only for his 20-yard effort to cannon back off the crossbar as Celtic were held 0-0 at Motherwell.