• 50-year-old Miura plays for Japanese side Yokohama FC
• Forward scored only goal of game to break Matthews’ record
The Japanese striker, Kazuyoshi Miura, has become the oldest professional footballer to score a competitive goal, beating Sir Stanley Matthews’ 52-year-long record.
Miura, nicknamed “Kazu”, turned 50 last month and scored the only goal of the game as Yokohama FC recorded a 1-0 win over Thespa Kusatsu in J-League 2.
Source: Football News
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