Egypt Goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary Enter Guinness Book Of Record As Oldest World Cup Player

Egypt goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary enter Guinness Book of record as oldest world cup player.
Essam El-Hadary, the legendary goalkeeper has been included in the 2020 Guiness Book of Records after becoming the oldest player to participate in the World Cup finals with 45 years of age and 161 days.
El-Hadary played just one game during the tournament, when they lost 2-1 to Saudi Arabia. But these 90 minutes were enough to grant him a spot in the 2020 Guinness Book of Records.
Other players included in the records book:

● Kylian Mbappe as the youngest player to be nominated for the Ballon d’Or (18 years, 293 days).
●Ada Hegerberg as the first winner of the Women’s Ballon d’Or.

●Rafael Marquez as the player with most World Cup finals as captain (5).

●Alexander Arnold who became the first Premier League defender to provide 12 assists in one season.

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