Ederson Santana de Moraes, well recognized as Ederson is a professional footballer who is currently signed to the Premier League side Manchester City as well as the Brazilian national team. Considered regarded as one of the best goalkeepers in the world, he earlier played for Benfica (2015-2017), and Rio Ave (2012-2015). Also, the goalkeeper holds the Guinness World Record for Longest Football Drop Kick.
Osasco, Brazil native, Ederson was born on 17th August 1993, under the star sign Leo. The twenty-seven years old holds dual nationality: Brazilian and Portugues. He stands 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) tall.
Ederson Moraes is currently under a a 5 year / £16,900,000 contract with the Manchester City F.C., including an annual average salary of £3,380,000. For 2020-21 season, the goalkeeper have a base salary of £3,380,000, while carrying a cap hit of £3,380,000. Kevin De Bruyne, Raheem Sterling, and Sergio Aguero are the highest paid footballer of the team.
He earned £3,380,000 each in the 2017-2018 and 2018-2019 seasons. He has an endorsement deal with Puma and Cacau Show.
His current market value is €70.00 million, updated on 13th June 2019. As of 2021, his net worth is approximately $5 million.
Man City star Ederson is married to the stunning Lais Moraes. The pair got together in 2013, and inseparable ever since.
At the time couple met, Ederson was at Rio Ave. The religious footballer, who has inked 'I belong to Jesus' across his chest', exchanged the wedding vows in April 2014, aged 21.
Later, the couple moved to Lisbon following the goalkeeper returned to Benfica and then to Manchester. Ederson's wifey Lais often visti during match to cheer for his man.
On 6th June 2017, they welcomed their first child, baby girl, Yasmin Moraes. On 13th September 2018, they had son in their family, named Henrique Moraes. On 17th January 2020, their second daughter, Laura Moraes was born. Their adorable family pictures are found on Ederson's IG.
Ederson started his football career with the Sao Paulo youth team in 2008 and joined Portuguese side Benfica one year later, where he would spend two seasons.
In 2012, he transferred to Primeira Liga's side Rio Ave senior team and became a regular starter there. In 2015, he re-joined Benfica where he would win four major titles in two seasons.
For the 2017–18 season, Ederson moved to English club Manchester City for £35 million, becoming the most expensive goalkeeper of all time. He went on to win the Premier League and EFL Cup in his first season in England and won a domestic treble the following season.
At the international level, he made his debut in 2017 after previously being capped at under-23 level. For the 2018 World Cup, he was named to the national team squad as well as won the 2019 Copa America.
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