Ederson Confirms He Will Start Qatar Friendly
Brazil goalkeeper Ederson has confirmed he will start the Seleção’s Copa América warm-up friendly against Qatar on June 5th in Brasilia.
With Alisson set to start for Liverpool in the Champions League Final on June 1st giving Ederson, the back-up for Brazil, the opportunity to start against Qatar.
“We are a group, at any moment any player can be asked to enter the pitch. Tite confirmed I will play in the friendly against Qatar with Alisson in the Champions League Final.
“I hope to be able to continue the good work I have been doing.” Ederson says he has yet to speak to Liverpool counterpart Alisson about the title race, which concluded in Manchester City’s favour.
“I haven’t had the opportunity to speak with him yet, but it was an amazing championship that was fought very closely.
“It had an extra flavour for what it provided throughout the season. I think our team and Liverpool are to be congratulated for the championship.”