Eder’s dad said that he went to McDonald’s after dropping Ms Olivais back at a hotel. And then there’s my father...’. In 15 appearances for Swansea the 28-year-old failed to find the target once, Eder takes a swipe at goal during Swansea's clash with Southampton in September 2015. Before the World Cup, she sent me a Facebook message saying her daughter wanted to go. ‘My father was so happy that he cried on the phone. Her mum, Susana Torres, asked if she could have a picture. ‘My turning point came after one game in Braga. Even before the Euros, I was convinced something was going to happen for me.

'Unexpected teams did very well and then I scored my goal. None that would take his nation to her first trophy. ‘Things can go badly in those places. ‘I started to visit him when I was 22 and when I have time, I see him.’. ‘I was 12 and in an orphanage,’ Eder says, puffing his cheeks out. But my dad says he is innocent. Collaborate seamlessly on AI while ensuring first-party privacy - using the power of secure federated learning Eder was born in the Portuguese colony of Guinea-Bissau in December 1987, before moving to Portugal when he was three. In the darkest moments, this charming young man contemplated ending his own life. I was in an orphanage without my parents. 'We began to exchange emails. I had suffered some bad injuries and went to the World Cup and things didn’t go well. I started just two Premier League games and if you look at the statistics, you will see I mostly had 10 or 20 minutes.

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After impressive club performances for Braga, he was first called up by the national team in August 2012 for a match against Luxembourg for the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, but remained an unused substitute in the 2–1 away win on 7 September. I did it. Then, it becomes a question that requires a lot of soul-searching. Sometimes, I will just go on YouTube and rewatch it. He’s moving the table condiments, bringing to life the most important goal scored in European football in 2016. So far, so normal — except for one chilling fact. Wales did it. Eder now believes he is over his psychological problems but he continues to work closely with Susana.

Some think that they can seem weaker. He is a bright man, a fluent speaker of four languages — English, French, Spanish and Portuguese — and with a sharp interest in world issues. ‘I worked hard on my mentality and began to dream again. 'I gave a jersey with her daughter’s name. In 2003, a jury at Norwich Crown Court heard that Eder’s father had murdered his partner.

It was the tournament of the underdog. ‘I received it on the half-turn,’ he grins, shifting his salt away from Laurent Koscielny’s pepper.

'It was hard. Det Danske Sprog- og Litteraturselskab 2018. I had little contact with my parents. 'As I got older, my mum and I increased contact, but it was irregular. People have to dream and believe.

He moved out aged 18 and joined Portuguese second-tier club Tourizense on a monthly wage of £330. ‘There was something poetic about the goal. We don’t have a normal relationship because we lost those big moments together when I was growing up. The comments below have been moderated in advance. He said he was happy and proud of me,’ he says. Sport can never lose that.’, For confidential support call the Samaritans in the UK on 116123, visit a local Samaritans branch or click here for details. She moved to England and my sister lives in Wolverhampton.

It was said that he picked her up from work, struck her with a steering wheel lock, strangled her and dumped her body into the River Bure by Great Yarmouth. In the weeks that followed, Eder estimates he received more than 200 messages of congratulations. ‘I must have watched it back 15 times... OK, maybe more! ‘My stepmother died, they accused my father and he’s in prison. I’ve visited him. Portugal 11/07/2016 . Transfer window 2016 stats: Numbers behind summer deals as... Premier League transfer window: Club-by-club guide to all... Franck Tabanou leaves Swansea and joins Granada on a... Culture Secretary criticises Premier League over Project Big Picture, Timo Werner explains why Chelsea was the right choice for him, England trains ahead of their Nations League match against Denmark, Gareth Southgate addresses press before Denmark clash, Culture Secretary criticises overhaul plans for English top-flight, Jason McAteer opens up about intense rivalry with Roy Keane, Cristiano Ronaldo tests positive for coronavirus, Oliver Dowden dismisses Project Big Picture plans as a 'latest wheeze'. Part of the Daily Mail, The Mail on Sunday & Metro Media Group, 'I feel sorry for him... his confidence is on the floor': Harry Maguire's NIGHTMARE form continues with red card for two rash tackles in England defeat - as Jamie Redknapp sympathises with Man United captain who has 'got a lot on his mind', England 0-1 Denmark: Christian Eriksen penalty earns famous win for Danes as Gareth Southgate's 10 men are left to rue ill discipline and errors after Harry Maguire saw red for two bookings, PLAYER RATINGS: Reece James spoiled an impressive first start by being sent off after the final whistle and Harry Maguire's misery goes on after seeing red for two rash challenges, Harry Maguire reached a new low with his sending off at Wembley... the Manchester United captain looks like a footballer in desperate need of a holiday somewhere quiet, 'We had to go with speed and athleticism in the wide areas': Gareth Southgate defends decision not to bring Jack Grealish on against Denmark... but Jamie Redknapp queries England manager's reasoning for overlooking Aston Villa star, 'We have got to learn from it because 10 men in tournaments... you are out': Gareth Southgate admits his squad have to be more disciplined after Harry Maguire and Reece James become the first England players to be sent off in the same game, MARTIN SAMUEL: A complete lack of trust caused the death of Project Big Carve-up, as angry rivals turned on Premier League's Big Two... now their idea has failed, let's see just how devoted these US venture capitalists are to the English pyramid, PROJECT BIG PICTURE IS DEAD: Premier League clubs REJECT the Man United and Liverpool-led plan but agree to a full review of the competition's future - and announce a £77m bailout for Leagues One and Two but NOT the Championship, 'Jan 23rd is on!

Local reports add that his father had sought asylum in England by claiming that he was fleeing civil war in his homeland but there are also claims that he was the subject of an extradition order by Portuguese authorities in connection with three armed robberies. Self-doubts emerged. None that Portuguese legends Eusebio, Luis Figo and Ronaldo dreamed of delivering. Then she said that if my friends needed a psychological coach, then I should let them know about her. I was prepared.

After a year, I saw the message and apologised.

Xherdan Shaqiri 11/07/2016 . Santos swanning over Eder winner.

And how it flew! I hit it so hard and when the ball smashed into the net I was so happy. In a hotel lobby in northern France, Eder is out of his seat.

He made his first team – and Campeonato Brasileiro Série A – debut on 19 December 2004, coming on as a second-half substitute in a 3–3 home draw against Coritiba, with his side being already relegated.

Rapportér et problem fra Den Danske Ordbog Den Danske Ordbog . It was huge for me, huge for us, huge for the country.’, Eder lets fly with his right foot as he scores the winning goal in the Euro 2016 final, The striker is pursued by his team-mates after scoring the winner in extra-time, The forward is reliving the goal that beat France to win Euro 2016 for Portugal on that balmy July evening in Paris. And as talk turns to the UK, Eder reflects on his time at Swansea.

At 28, this, remarkably, was Eder’s first competitive goal for Portugal. She helped a lot. A goal, surely, beyond imagination. Vote for the Goal of the Euro 2016. Dowden: Banning fans from sports events 'hateful' but unavoidable, Southgate downplays row with Tottenham over Harry Kane fitness, England v Denmark: A look at the stats ahead of the game.

He made his debut four days later in the same competition, replacing Hélder Postiga in the dying minutes of a 3–0 home win over Azerbaijan.
Born in Lauro Müller, Santa Catarina state, Éder started his career at Criciúma Esporte Clube.

After he had developed a passion for football at the orphanage, Eder would escape to a nearby cafe to watch Premier League matches. ‘My mind went to some very bad places. Eder is put through his paces as Portugal trained ahead of their return to action this week. Portugal v France 10/07/2016 . Eder, let us not forget, was the £5million Swansea forward who made 13 Premier League appearances last season without a shot on target. Then I just let fly. Indeed, why not? Eder falls silent, takes a sip of water and says: ‘OK, let’s talk properly about this.’, Eder reveals that he believed he was going to do something special at Euro 2016. Indeed, they are planning to write a book.

The former Swansea man holds The Henri Delaunay Cup as Portugal head home from France, The Portugal squad were rewarded by the country's president on Wednesday.