Ederson: “I could play in midfield for Man City… and I can score from free-kicks too!”

Ederson FourFourTwo

The Brazilian sealed a £35 million move from Portuguese giants Benfica last summer, with his silky ball skills and pinpoint long-range passes perfectly suited to manager Pep Guardiola’s philosophy.

After Sunday's 1-1 draw at Turf Moor, Burnley boss Sean Dyche said of the shot-stopper: “It’s like having Ronald Koeman in goal – he gets [the ball] and spins it around the pitch, and that adds to their game plan because he defuses the game. It’s a massive weapon in the style they play.”

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Gregg Davies

Gregg Davies is the Chief Sub Editor of FourFourTwo magazine, joining the team in January 2008 and spending seven years working on the website. He supports non-league behemoths Hereford and commentates on Bulls matches for Radio Hereford FC. His passions include chocolate hobnobs and attempting to shoehorn Ronnie Radford into any office conversation.