Manchester City trio Ederson, Fernandinho and Gabriel Jesus have all been called up to Brazil’s latest squad as they step up their World Cup preparations.

The trio have all been named in the squad for the upcoming matches in friendlies against Russia and Germany as the five-time World Cup winners prepare for the major tournament this summer.

They join fellow Premier League players Roberto Firmino and Willian in the squad as the competition for places heats up ahead of the World Cup this summer.

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The trio have all played vital roles in helping Pep Guardiola’s side to storm away with the Premier League whilst also winning the Carabao Cup and progressing through into the Champions League quarter-finals.

Jesus has recently returned from a lengthy spell on the sidelines and is set to play a key role in helping his side finish the job in the Premier League and progress in the Champions League.