Eder Militao || Biography, Skills, Career

About Eder Militao:

Eder Militao is a Brazilan footballer. He showed much maturity than his age as a defender. Eder Militao used the opportunity he received to show his skill to the world and it worked. He was one of top priority in the region of Mourinho at Manchester United, however, it did not happen. Meanwhile, Real Madrid secured the destination of Eder Militao at Bernabéu amid the threat of transfer from Manchester City and other top clubs.

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Source: Goal.com

Personal Life:

Eder Gabriel Militao is the full name of Eder Militao. He was born on 18th January 2018 in Sertaozinho, Brazil. There is no public information about the relationship of Eder Militao. However, it is known that Eder likes to avoid the media. During his period in Sao Paulo, he faced media once, in his last day at there. While his period in Porto, he avoided media similarly. Agnello Souza was Eder Militao’s first coach. His current role is as an agent of Eder. Agnello mentioned, Eder Militao never ran for limelight rather he wanted to focus on football more.

Eder Militao
Source: The Real Champs

Skills of Eder Militao:

“He is everything you look for in a defender”. This is the comment made by Ricardo Rocha to explain the skill of Eder Militao.  He would give an experience of a veteran player, certainly, he showed much maturity than his age. Despite playing as a central defender, he shows similar skills in the position of right-back. Also, he always pushed the ball forward and also ensure a proper composed in the defense. With his skills, he established his first-team position for Porto and Militao delivered. As a result, he became the first choice of Zidane’s Real Madrid. It resulted in Porto to have a profit of 43 million euro in a year.


Sao Paulo:

Militao started his career at Sao Paolo  Youth Team during 2010. However, he enlisted in the first team during 2016. Meanwhile, he made his professional debut for Sao Paulo in 2017 against Cruzeiro. In that campaign, Eder participated in 22 matches and scored twice. His team achieved 13th position in the league. Following that he made his last appearance for Sao Paolo on August 5, 2018, and moved into Porto.

Eder Militao
Source: BeSoccer


On August 7, 2018; Miliotao signed for FC Porto. He made the professional debut for the Portuguese side on September 2 against  Moreirense.  Over the season he became an integral part of first eleven of Porto as a center back. He scored the first goal for Porto in Champions League group stage against Shalke04. During the season he scored thrice for Porto.

Real Madrid:

On 14th March, Real Madrid has announced to sign Eder Militao for a six years deal, effective from July 1, 2019. The transfer fee would be 50 million euro.

International Career:

In 2019, Eder Militao was in Brazil’s Copa America winning team.


Sao Paolo: App – 35, Goal – 3
Porto: App – 29, Goal – 3
Real Madrid: App – 35, Goal – 3

Brazil U17: App- 5
Brazil: App – 5


Primeira Liga Player Fair-Play Prize: 2018–19

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