Edinson Cavani

Born: February 14, 1987 (age 29)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Salto, Uruguay
Nationality: Uruguay flag Uruguayan

Position: Striker
Team: Paris Saint-Germain (no. 9)
PSG forward Edinson Cavani celebrates a goal against Ajaccio on August 18, 2013
Career History
Senior2009-2010Palermo
2010-2013Napoli
2013-Paris Saint-Germain
International2008-Uruguay
Sports Mole has 929 articles about Edinson Cavani. Articles 1 to 40:
PSG forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic does his best impression of a Picasso painting after scoring in the 2-0 win over Saint-Etienne on Jan 31, 2016
Result: Zlatan Ibrahimovic hits double in Paris Saint-Germain win
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores twice as Paris Saint-Germain record their 35th Ligue 1 victory of the season with a 4-0 success at home to Rennes.
21:23
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
Juventus CEO Giuseppe Marotta plays down Edinson Cavani interest
Juventus CEO Giuseppe Marotta plays down suggestions that his club will move for Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani at the end of the season.
Apr 27, 22:14
Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Everton and Chelsea on March 12, 2016
Juventus step up Romelu Lukaku interest?
Juventus are considering a summer move for Everton centre-forward Romelu Lukaku, according to a report in Italy.
Apr 27, 12:28
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho gives the thumbs-up prior to his side's clash with Everton on September 12, 2015
Manchester United to give Jose Mourinho £300m to spend on transfers?
Manchester United will reportedly hand over £300m to Jose Mourinho to spend on transfers.
Apr 25, 09:48
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain on April 12, 2016
Result: Manchester City book place in Champions League semi-finals
Manchester City reach the semi-finals of the Champions League for the first time in their history courtesy of a 3-2 aggregate victory over Paris Saint-Germain.
Apr 12, 21:40
Kevin de Bruyne continues to celebrate scoring during the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Result: Manchester City hold Paris Saint-Germain to away draw
Manchester City hold Paris Saint-Germain to a 2-2 draw at the Parc des Princes to take two away goals back to the Etihad in their Champions League quarter-final.
Apr 6, 21:36
Joe 'Joseph' Hart warms up prior to the Champions League quarter-final between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City on April 6, 2016
Team News: Joe Hart returns for Manchester City against Paris Saint-Germain
Joe Hart is back in the Manchester City starting lineup for Wednesday night's Champions League quarter-final first leg against Paris Saint-Germain.
Apr 6, 18:33
Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates scoring during the Champions League encounter between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea on February 16, 2016
Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Manchester City
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final first leg between Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City at the Parc des Princes.
Apr 5, 16:48
Manchester United's French striker Anthony Martial reacts after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Group B second-leg football match VfL Wolfsburg vs Manchester United in Wolfsburg, central Germany, on December 8, 2015.
Report: Juventus eye Manchester United's Anthony Martial
Italian speculation says that Juventus are plotting a summer move for young Manchester United centre-forward Anthony Martial.
Mar 27, 11:50
Daniel Sturridge dances like a dickish robot during the Premier League game between Southampton and Liverpool on March 20, 2016
Report: Paris Saint-Germain eye £45m Daniel Sturridge swoop
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge reportedly emerges as a shock £45m target for Paris Saint-Germain this summer.
Mar 23, 22:43
Olivier Giroud challenges Matt Law to a beard-off during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Southampton on February 2, 2016
Report: Juventus consider move for Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud
Italian champions Juventus reportedly eye a summer move for Arsenal frontman Olivier Giroud should they fail to land Edinson Cavani from Paris Saint-Germain.
Mar 21, 11:18
Fabinho celebrates scoring during the Ligue 1 game between PSG and Monaco on March 20, 2016
Result: AS Monaco inflict first home defeat of season on Paris Saint-Germain
Monaco end PSG's 34-match unbeaten home league run courtesy of a quickfire second-half double to run out 2-0 winners over the French champions.
Mar 20, 21:54
Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Javier Pastore, Adrien Rabiot and Angel di Maria celebrate during the Ligue 1 game between Troyes and Paris Saint-Germain on March 13, 2016
Result: Nine-goal Paris Saint-Germain wrap up Ligue 1 title in style
Paris Saint-Germain hammer Troyes 9-0 and in doing so are crowned the champions of France for a fourth season in a row.
Mar 13, 14:50
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
Report: Atletico Madrid want Edinson Cavani
A report claims that Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone wants to bring Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani to Spain at the end of the season.
Mar 11, 19:38
S&M fan Diego Costa celebrates during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Chelsea on March 1, 2016
Laurent Blanc wary of 'provocative' Chelsea striker Diego Costa
Paris Saint-Germain manager Laurent Blanc singles out Chelsea's Diego Costa ahead of Wednesday's Champions League showdown, admitting that his players must "keep cool".
Mar 8, 19:59
Diego Costa of Chelsea and Geoff Cameron of Stoke City argue during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Chelsea at Britannia Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Stoke on Trent, England.
Preview: Chelsea vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole peers ahead to Saturday afternoon's Premier League match between two teams on three-game winning streaks, Chelsea and Stoke City.
Mar 4, 12:39
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
Manchester City, Chelsea targeting summer swoop for Edinson Cavani?
A report claims that Chelsea and Manchester City are among the sides hoping to sign £30m-rated Edinson Cavani from Paris Saint-Germain in the summer.
Feb 28, 12:12
Roberto Firmino scores Liverpool's third goal during the Premier League match against Norwich City on January 23, 2016
Paris Saint-Germain eye Liverpool's Roberto Firmino?
Liverpool's Brazilian attacker Roberto Firmino is a prime target of French champions Paris Saint-Germain, according to a report.
Feb 23, 20:57
Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi celebrate during the La Liga game between Las Palmas and Barcelona on February 20, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal must find way to stop Luis Suarez'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits that his side will 'have to keep Luis Suarez quiet' during Tuesday night's Champions League clash against Barcelona.
Feb 21, 22:51
Edinson Cavani scores during the Champions League encounter between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea on February 16, 2016
Father: 'Edinson Cavani should leave Paris Saint-Germain'
Undervalued Edinson Cavani should leave Paris Saint-Germain and join either Real Madrid, Manchester United or Juventus, according to the striker's father.
Feb 17, 16:26
John Obi Mikel is congratulated by teammates after scoring during the Champions League encounter between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea on February 16, 2016
Guus Hiddink "relatively happy" despite Champions League defeat to PSG
Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink insists that he is "relatively happy" at the halfway stage of his side's Champions League tie with PSG, despite losing the first leg.
Feb 16, 22:15
Edinson Cavani scores during the Champions League encounter between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea on February 16, 2016
Branislav Ivanovic: 'Chelsea lost concentration against Paris Saint-Germain'
Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic admits that his side were punished for a loss of concentration during their 2-1 Champions League defeat to PSG.
Feb 16, 22:05
David Luiz receives a crotch on his neck during the Champions League encounter between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea on February 16, 2016
Result: Edinson Cavani puts PSG in control of Champions League tie
Edinson Cavani comes off the bench to secure a 2-1 win for PSG in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash with Chelsea.
Feb 16, 21:35
Thiago Silva and Diego Costa in action during the Champions League encounter between Paris Saint-Germain and Chelsea on February 16, 2016
Live Commentary: Paris Saint-Germain 2-1 Chelsea - as it happened
Relive PSG's 2-1 victory over Chelsea as Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edinson Cavani both score to give the French champions a narrow advantage in their last-16 clash.
Feb 16, 18:45
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
Arsenal offered Edinson Cavani?
Arsenal are reportedly offered the services of Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani, with Manchester United also thought to be interested.
Feb 1, 08:01
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
Result: Edinson Cavani strike sees Paris Saint-Germain advance
Paris Saint-Germain book their spot in the quarter-finals of the Coupe de la Ligue with a 1-0 win over Saint-Etienne.
Dec 16, 22:01
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the French Ligue 1 football match between Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) and Olympique Lyonnais at the Parc des Princes stadium in Paris on December
Result: Paris Saint-Germain stroll to victory over Lyon
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores twice to lead Paris Saint-Germain to a 5-1 victory over Lyon.
Dec 13, 21:52
Paris Saint-Germain's Argentinian midfielder Angel Di Maria (Rear R) celebrates with teammates Blaise Matuidi (C), Thiago Motta (L) and Edinson Cavani after scoring during the French L1 football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Toulouse on November 7, 2
Team News: PSG make six changes for Lyon clash
Paris Saint-Germain make six changes to the team for their Ligue 1 clash against Lyon.
Dec 13, 19:23
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani is congratulated by his teammate on scoring during the French Ligue 1 football match between Reims and Paris Saint-Germain on September 19, 2015
Manchester United offered £32m-rated Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani?
Paris Saint-Germain offer striker Edinson Cavani to Manchester United for a cut-price £32m, according to reports.
Dec 5, 00:37
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring a penalty during the French L1 football match Nice (OGC Nice) vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) on December 4, 2015
Result: Paris Saint-Germain ease to win over 10-man Nice
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores twice as Paris Saint-Germain wrap up a comfortable 3-0 win over 10-man Nice in Ligue 1.
Dec 4, 21:22
Paris Saint-Germain`s Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic reacts as he is substituted during the UEFA Champions League Group A, second-leg football match Malmo FF vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in Malmo, Sweden on November 25, 2015
Half-Time Report: Paris Saint-Germain ahead against 10-man Nice
Edinson Cavani and Zlatan Ibrahimovic score in the first half to give Paris Saint-Germain a 2-0 lead over Nice in Ligue 1.
Dec 4, 20:18
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Adrien Rabiot (L) vies with Angers' Moroccan midfielder Romain Saiss during the French L1 football match between Angers (SCO) and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), on December 1, 2015, at the Jean Bouin stadium, in Angers,
Result: Paris Saint-Germain held to goalless draw by Angers
Angers hold French champions Paris Saint-Germain to a goalless draw in Ligue 1.
Dec 1, 19:53
Angers' French head coach Stephane Moulin reacts during the French L1 football match between Caen (SM Caen) and Angers (SCO Angers), on November 22, 2015
Half-Time Report: Angers holding firm against Paris Saint-Germain
Paris Saint-Germain fail to find a way through in the first half of their Ligue 1 clash at Angers.
Dec 1, 18:49
Paris Saint-Germain's Uruguayan forward Edinson Cavani celebrates after scoring a goal during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris and Malmo on September 15, 2015
Laurent Blanc plays down Edinson Cavani frustration following substitution
Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc insists that Edinson Cavani's frustration at being substituted against Troyes merely shows that he is serious about competing.
Nov 28, 21:30
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Result: Paris Saint-Germain pick up ninth straight win in Ligue 1
Paris Saint-Germain thrash Troyes 4-1 to extend their winning run in Ligue 1 to nine games.
Nov 28, 18:02
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Half-Time Report: Edinson Cavani hands Paris Saint-Germain advantage
Paris Saint-Germain lead Troyes 1-0 at half time thanks to Edinson Cavani's strike.
Nov 28, 16:59
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Adrien Rabiot (C) celebrates scoring with his team-mates during the UEFA Champions League Group A, second-leg football match Malmo FF vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in Malmo, Sweden on November 25, 2015
Result: Paris Saint-Germain secure place in knockout phase with emphatic victory over Malmo
A brace from Angel di Maria guides Paris Saint-Germain to a commanding 5-0 win over Malmo to seal their place in the knockout stage of the Champions League.
Nov 25, 21:35
Paris Saint-Germain's French midfielder Adrien Rabiot (C) celebrates scoring with his team-mates during the UEFA Champions League Group A, second-leg football match Malmo FF vs Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in Malmo, Sweden on November 25, 2015
Half-Time Report: Adrien Rabiot, Angel di Maria strikes put Paris Saint-Germain in control
Goals from Adrien Rabiot and Angel di Maria guide Paris Saint-Germain into a 2-0 lead at the break in their Champions League clash against Malmo.
Nov 25, 20:32
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic (L) is congratulated by teammates after scoring a penatly during the French L1 football match Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) vs Olympique de Marseille (OM) on October 4, 2015
Live Commentary: Malmo 0-5 Paris Saint-Germain - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's coverage as Paris Saint-Germain move into the knockout rounds of the Champions League with a victory over Malmo in Group A.
Nov 25, 19:15
Paris Saint-Germain's Swedish forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic (L) and Paris Saint-Germain's Italian midfielder Marco Verratti react during the UEFA Champions League group A football match between Paris Saint Germain (PSG) and Malmo FF on September 15, 2015
Team News: Zlatan Ibrahimovic leads line for Paris Saint-Germain in homecoming against Malmo
Zlatan Ibrahimovic leads the line for Paris Saint-Germain against his hometown club Malmo in their Champions League clash.
Nov 25, 18:57
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CParis Saint-GermainPSG35285293187589
2Lyon351781058372159
3AS MonacoMonaco35151465142959
4Nice351691053381557
5Saint-EtienneSt Etienne35176124234857
6Lille351314837271053
7Rennes361313105150152
8Angers351311113833550
9Caen35145163651-1547
10NantesNantes351112123138-745
11Montpellier HSCMontpellier35127164443143
12GuingampGuingamp351110144350-743
13Lorient351013124654-843
14Bastia35127163341-843
15Bordeaux341013114253-1143
16Marseille35817104541441
17Gazelec AjaccioGFC Ajaccio35813143651-1537
18Reims3599173852-1436
19Toulouse35712164153-1233
RTroyes3538242577-5217