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Man City goalkeeper Ederson breaks Premier League record held by Man United great Patrice Evra

Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson became the fastest Premier League player to record 150 wins in the top flight, smashing the record set by former Manchester United defender Patrice Evra.

Ex-Reds man Evra reached the tally in just 213 matches, while Brazilian shot-stopper Edersonachieved the feat in just 197 appearances, thanks to the Blues’ victory over Leeds United on Wednesday night.

Ederson’s City teammate Kevin De Bruyne took 215 matches to notch 150 Premier League victories, while club legend Fernandinho did it in 216 games. City‘s first-choice goalkeeper has made 261 appearances for the Blues since signing from Benfica in 2017, registering a staggering 129 clean sheets.

Pep Guardiola‘s side returned to second in the Premier League table with the comfortable victory over Leeds, with Rodri putting the away side in front on the stroke of half-time. Erling Haalandscored twice in the second period, with Pascal Struijk scoring for the Whites to deny Ederson another clean sheet.

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