Man City goalkeeper Ederson has confidently claimed that he’s the membership’s finest penalty taker.
The Residents have struggled to discover a constant spot-kick scorer with Gabriel Jesus, Raheem Sterling, Sergio Aguero, Ilkay Gundogan and Kevin De Bruyne lacking from 12 yards because the begin of final season.
De Bruyne turned City’s newest participant to overlook a penalty when he did not hit the goal in a 1-1 draw with title rivals Liverpool earlier this month.
And Ederson, who’s thought to be one of many world’s finest goalkeepers along with his ft, seems able to tackle additional accountability.
He stated: “I don’t practice a lot free-kicks. I educated penalties and after I performed for Riberao I took some free-kicks however that’s previously now.
“That’s previously and now we have some excellent free-kick takers. Penalties, I’m the most effective penalty taker however I’m not chosen to take them.”
In 2018, Guardiola insisted he would by no means let Ederson take a penalty for his aspect throughout a match.
He stated: “No, that isn’t going to occur. As a result of he’s a goalkeeper, there are different gamers who can take one, respect for the opponents, respect for the competitions.
“One state of affairs is a pleasant, for a shoot-out, possibly he can do it, however through the recreation, no.”