Ederson Bio, Age, Height, Weight, Family, Education, Relationship, Career, Awards and Net Worth

Ederson’s Bio

Ederson is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Premier League club Manchester City and the Brazil national team.

He is known for his exceptional goalkeeping skills, distribution, and shot-stopping ability. Ederson is considered one of the best goalkeepers in the world.

Ederson Age

Born Ederson Santana de Moraes on August 17, 1993, in Osasco, Brazil, he is 30 years old as of 2023.

Ederson Height and Weight

He stands at approximately 6 feet 2 inches (188 cm) tall, and his weight is around 89 kg.

Ederson’s neck tattoo

Ederson’s Family

Ederson’s father is called Antonis Moraes and his mother’s name is Joelma.

Ederson Education

He attended the Sao Paulo FC youth academy in Brazil.

Ederson’s Relationship

Ederson has been married to Lais Moraes since 2014. The couple has 3 children together; Yasmin Moraes (daughter), Henrique Moraes (son) and Laura Moraes (daughter).
Ederson with Lais Moraes
Ederson with his family

Ederson’s Career

Ederson’s football journey began in the Sao Paulo FC youth academy in Brazil. He gained recognition for his goalkeeping abilities and ability to play out from the back. He made his professional debut for the club before moving to Portugal to join Benfica in 2015.

Ederson’s saves

His performances at Benfica caught the attention of Manchester City, where he made a high-profile move in 2017. At City, Ederson quickly became known for his long-range accurate passes and ability to start deep attacks. He is also known for his shot-stopping, agility, reflexes, and ability to command his area. He won the Premier League and EFL Cup in his first season in England and went on to win a domestic treble the following season. Ederson has won 5 Premier League titles, 2 FA Cups, 4  EFL Cups and the UEFA Champions League with City in 2023, as part of the continental treble.

Ederson wins the Champions League with Man City

Ederson has also represented the Brazil national team and made his senior debut in 2017. He was chosen in Brazil’s squad for the FIFA World Cup in 2018 and 2022 (serving as the second-choice goalkeeper behind Alisson Becker) and the Copa América in 2019 and 2021, winning the 2019 tournament.

Interestingly, Ederson holds the Guinness World Record for Longest Football Drop Kick, which he achieved after kicking the ball 75.35 m across the ground at the Etihad Campus on 10 May 2018.

Ederson’s Awards

Ederson has won multiple domestic league titles and other honours with Manchester City. He has also been recognized for his performances with the Brazilian national team. His honours include;

Brazil

  • Copa América: 2019

Rio Ave

  • Taça de Portugal runner-up: 2013–14
  • Taça da Liga runner-up: 2013–14

Benfica

  • Taça da Liga: 2015–16
  • Primeira Liga: 2015–16, 2016–17
  • Taça de Portugal: 2016–17

Manchester City

  • Premier League: 2017–18, 2018–19, 2020–21, 2021–22, 2022–23
  • EFL Cup: 2017–18, 2018–19, 2019–20, 2020–21
  • FA Cup: 2018–19, 2022–23
  • FA Community Shield: 2018, 2019
  • UEFA Champions League: 2022–23; runner-up: 2020–21
  • UEFA Super Cup: 2023

Individual

  • O Jogo Team of the Year: 2016
  • SJPF Primeira Liga Team of the Year: 2016
  • LPFP Primeira Liga Goalkeeper of the Year: 2016–17
  • UEFA Champions League Breakthrough XI: 2017
  • PFA Premier League Team of the Year: 2018–19, 2020–21
  • Premier League Golden Glove: 2019–20, 2020–21, 2021–22
  • UEFA Champions League Squad of the Season: 2020–21
Ederson wins the Golden Glove Award

Ederson’s Net Worth

Ederson’s net worth is estimated to be around $12 million. This includes his earnings as a professional footballer, endorsements, and other ventures.

Ederson’s skills as a modern goalkeeper, his distribution, and his ability to contribute to his team’s buildup play have made him an integral part of Manchester City’s success. His agility, reflexes, and composure under pressure continue to make him one of the top goalkeepers in the football world. He is already one of the best goalkeepers in the world, and he could go on to become one of the all-time greats.

Ederson’s Social Media

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