It was Dave Richardson.
The oldest player ever to play in a professional football soccer match was Billy Meredith - Wales (45 year, 8 months)
Roger Milla was the oldest player to play in the world cup at the age of 42 during the 1994 world cup.
Brian Lima 36 years old he played for Western Samoa
The oldest player to play in a world cup is Roger Milla of Cameroon at 42 years.The oldest captain to win the world cup is Dino Zoff at 40 years.
roger miller for cameroon!!
MacDonald Taylor became the oldest international player when he took part in a World Cup qualifying game for the US Virgin Islands against St Kitts and Nevis on March 31 2004.
The oldest player in a world cup, was the Cameroon striker Roger Milla who was 42 years in 1994 . But the oldest captain to play in a world cup and win the world cup is Dino Zoff of Italy in 1982.
Talha Jubair (Bangladesh) is the youngest player to play world cup cricket match. He was 17 years and 70 days in 2003 Cricket World Cup to play for Bangladesh
Gordie Howe is the oldest player ever to play in Detroit, but today it is Nick Lidstrom