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Who are the youngest & oldest players at Euro 2024?

The UEFA Euro 2024 Championship is a spectacle of footballing brilliance, where the cream of the crop from across the continent gather to battle for continental supremacy. This grand tournament not only showcases the pinnacle of skill and athleticism but also highlights the intriguing contrast between youthful exuberance and seasoned experience.

On the one hand, we see raw talent, a fearless approach that can unlock defences and surprise even the most seasoned opponents. On the other hand, we find a wealth of knowledge and tactical nous, players who have honed their craft over countless matches and possess the composure to navigate the high-pressure environment of a major tournament.

This confluence of youth and experience creates a captivating dynamic, where the future collides with the present, making Euro 2024 a tournament unlike any other.

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Who are the youngest players at Euro 2024?

Barcelona sensation Lamine Yamal is the youngest player at this year's Euro 2024. He has had an impressive start to his senior career and is already one of the best young talents in football. He will be looking to validate that claim with an excellent display at the European stage.

RankPlayer NameCountryAge (as of June 14, 2024)Club
1Lamine YamalSpain16 years, 11 months & 1 dayBarcelona
2Warren Zaïre-EmeryFrance18 years, 3 months & 6 daysParis Saint-Germain
3Leo SauerSlovakia18 years, 5 months & 29 daysFeyenoord
4Semih KiliçsoyTurkey18 years, 9 months & 30 daysFenerbahçe
5Gabriel SiguaGeorgia18 years 11 months 15 daysFC Basel
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Who are the oldest players at Euro 2024?

Cristiano Ronaldo is heading into yet another European Championship this year. One of the best footballers of all time is showing no signs of stopping any time soon but he is not quite the oldest player at Euro 2024. That feat goes to his international and former Real Madrid teammate Pepe who is now 41 years old.

RankPlayer NameCountryAge (as of June 14, 2024)Club
1PepePortugal41 years, 3 monthsFC Porto
2Cristiano RonaldoPortugal39 years, 4 monthsAl Nassr
3Luka ModricCroatia38 years, 9 monthsReal Madrid
4Jesús NavasSpain38 years, 6 monthsSevilla
5Giorgi LoriaGeorgia38 years, 4 monthsAnorthosis Famagusta
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