FIFA World Cup: Who Are The Youngest & Oldest Players in 2022?

The FIFA World Cup 2022 is set to kick off with a game between Qatar and Ecuador on Sunday,

November 20. The Group A match will be played at Al Bayt Stadium and will begin at 9:30 p.m. IST.

A total of 32 teams have qualified for the tournament’s group stage, slated to last till December 3.

The competition’s knockout stage will begin the same day the group stage ends.

Ahead of the marquee event’s start, let’s look at the youngest and oldest players to participate in this year’s World Cup.

German striker Youssoufa Moukoko is the youngest player at this year’s World Cup, 18 years old on November 20, 2004.

He was born in Cameroon and spent the first 10 years of his life in his native country before moving to Germany with his father in 2014.

Moukoko earlier represented the German U16 and U21 teams.

Mexican goalkeeper Alfredo Talavera is the oldest player at this year’s World Cup, 40 years old as his age on September 18, 1982.

Leave a Comment