Alisson Becker

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Alisson Becker
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Becker at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Personal information
Full name Alisson Ramses Becker
Date of birth (1992-10-02) 2 October 1992 (age 26)
Place of birth Novo Hamburgo, Brazil
Height 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Liverpool
Youth career
2008–2012 Internacional
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2016 Internacional 44 (0)
2016–2018 Roma 37 (0)
2018– Liverpool 31 (0)
National team
2009 Brazil U17 9 (0)
2013 Brazil U23 5 (0)
2015– Brazil 34 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23:49, 18 March 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 03:57, 20 November 2018 (UTC)

Alisson Ramses Becker (born 2 October 1992), also known as just Alisson, is a Brazilian professional footballer. He plays for Premier League club Liverpool and the Brazil national team. He plays as a goalkeeper. He was born in Novo Hamburgo, Rio Grande do Sul.

Becker began his career at Internacional. He made over 100 appearances and won the Campeonato Gaúcho in each of his four seasons at the club. In 2016, he signed a 7.5 million transfer to Roma. In July 2018, he signed for Liverpool for a fee of €72.5 million (£66.8m), a world record transfer fee for a goalkeeper.[1]

Becker has played for Brazil since 2015. He played for them during the Copa América Centenario in 2016 and the 2018 FIFA World Cup.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Alisson: Liverpool make Brazilian world's most expensive keeper". BBC. 20 July 2018. Retrieved 22 July 2018.

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