In 2017, he broke former Stoke, Blackpool and England player Sir Stanley Matthews' record as the oldest professional to score a goal. This will be the first time Miura has played in the top division since 2007, when he was 40. Admittedly, the veteran's involvement during the campaign was limited to three appearances without a goal. Mbappé, one of the most valuable footballers today and the second most expensive, after Neymar has gone pro at the age of 16, he became the youngest goalscorer for his home team Monaco at the age of 17 years and 62 days, and became the second ever teenager after Pelé to score a goal at a World Cup. And he's still going. He failed to score in nine appearances in the 2018 season, which saw Yokohama lose in the play-offs.
Home News The Ages: Come on, where's the optimism, guys? He returned to Japan in 1990 to play at Verdy Kawasaki, where he spent his next eight years, then played with several local and international teams in the coming years. He may have started his career way back in 1986 but there's no sign of Kazuyoshi Miura slowing down yet - the 51-year-old has signed a new contract with Japanese side Yokohama FC. What were you doing in 2007?
Last year, the striker played in just three matches and did not score any goals but extended his record as the oldest player in J-League, Japanese.