Forward Portugal

Height Weight Born
190 sm 81 kg 22 December 1987

First match: Akhmat – Lokomotiv10 September 2017

Joined Lokomotiv: 23 August 2017

Former club: Lille (Lille)

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Eder was born on December 22, 1987 in Guinea-Bissau. His family moved to Portugal when he was three. There, at the city of Coimbra, the boy joined the local football academy. In 2007 Eder signed his first pro contract with the Tourizense football club from Portugal's third division. He made 42 appearances and scored 11 goals.

In 2008 the player joined Academica. During his four-year spell at the club, the striker made his debut in the top-flight division, and won the Cup of Portugal.

In 2012 Eder signed a four-year deal with Braga and rose to a top scorer position in his very first year, notching 13 goals. He immediately got a call-up to the national team. Together with Braga, Eder won the Taca de Liga.

Eder started his 2015/16 season at Swansea but moved to Lille in mid-season. During two years in France the striker made 51 appearances and scored 13 goals.

Eder's finest hour came with the 2016 Euro Finals where he scored a winner against France in extra time, bringing his team their first-ever European Champions title.

Eder has won a total of 33 caps and scored four goals.


Tournaments Ap G A YC RC SI WS
OLYMP-Russian Super Cup1 (1)0 (0)1
TINKOFF Russian Premier League19 (12)1 (0)1597
Сhampions league3 (3)1 (0)1
Friendly games5 (3)3 (0)2
Betcity Russian Cup2 (0)0 (0)2
Total25 (16)2 (0)15119
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Year Honours
2012 Taca de Portugal winner
2013 Taсa da Liga winner
2016 UEFA European Championship winner
2018 Russian championship winner
2019 Russian Cup champion
2019 Russian championship silver medalist
2019 Russian Supercup winner
2020 Russian championship silver medalist


I will try to meet the expectations of not only the Lokomotiv fans, but also Portugal supporters. I was pleased to know people in Russia like my national team. They are leaving welcoming comments on social networks!


Year Club Ap G
2006 - 2008 Tourizense 45 11
2008 - 2012 Academica 105 18
2012 - 2015 Braga 82 33
2015 - 2015 Swansea City 15 0
2015 - 2017 Lille 51 13

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