Ederson Completes €40m Move to Man City
Ederson completes €40m move to Manchester City
Manchester City have confirmed the signing of Ederson from Benfica for €40 million.
The 23-year-old becomes the second most expensive goalkeeper of all-time, behind Gianluigi Buffon who joined Juventus from Parma for €53m.
Ederson had long been linked to the Premier League side, having impressed at Benfica in just his first full season as a regular starter.
And City announced that the deal is official on Thursday, with Ederson revealing his excitement at making a dream club true.
“I like everything about Manchester City,” he told their website. “This is a great club, the league they have here in England and they have amazing fans and they play splendid football. I have always had the dream to play in English football and now I’m going to make it true.”