Who is Edinson Cavani?
Edinson Cavani is 33-years-old, born on 14 February 1987, and is a right-footed professional football player from Uruguay. Born in Salto, Edinson Cavani has also played in Serie A for Napoli and in Serie A for Palermo.
Edinson Cavani has been one of the prolific goalscorers in Europe over much of the last decade. After a breakout season at Palermo in 2009, a move to Napoli followed and the Uruguayan found the goalscoring form that is yet to desert him, scoring 104 times in 138 matches across three superb seasons, his form earning him a move to big-spending PSG. Despite a number of big-name signings arriving Cavani has remained a constant in the side and has maintained a hugely impressive strike-rate, including 49 goals in 50 games in 2016/17. At international level he has formed part of a deadly partnership with Luis Suarez in a side that competed deep into World Cup 2010 and 2018. With a full array of finishing in his arsenal, he remains one of the most reliable goal-getters around.He currently plays as a Striker in Ligue 1 for club PSG.
How good is Edinson Cavani?
Based on our FC Ranking and match performance analysis he currently has a ranking of
74 out of 99 which is 'Competent-level' compared to other football players around the world. Other players who are currently at the same performance level and same position as Edinson Cavani are Shane Long (Southampton) , Cristian Tarragona (Patronato) and Mustapha Yatabaré (Sivasspor) .
What are Edinson Cavani's last performances?
One of his best performances from last period, was the match against Chile, played on 24 June 2019 in Copa America (Group Stage). Edinson Cavani received a match rating from FC of 7.8 for his performance and Uruguay won the match with a score of 0-1. The Striker scored 1 goal. Edinson Cavani scored the winning goal.
Other exemplary match performances of Edinson Cavani in this period were:
• PSG - Bordeaux (4-3), played on 23 February 2020 for the Ligue 1 (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 7.8 Scored 1 goal and made 1 assist.
• PSG - Dijon (4-0), played on 18 May 2019 for the Ligue 1 (Regular Season). He received a match rating of 7.4 Scored 1 goal.
One of his least good performances was the match against Monaco, played on 21 April 2019 in Ligue 1 (Regular Season). Edinson Cavani received a match rating from FC of 5.5 for his performance and PSG won the match with a score of 3-1.