he oldest man to appear in a World Cup match was Holland's Nolan Clarke, at 47 years 257 days in 1995-96,
The oldest player and captain to lift the world cup OS the Italian Dino Zoff who was 40 years old in 1982.
Roger Milla, Cameroon in the 1994 finals. He was 42 years and 39 days old in the match against Russia. He also became the oldest scorer in a FIFA World Cup in that match.
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Roger Milla has that distinction when he scored for Cameroon against Russia in their World Cup 1994 match.
Pablo Chivas for Mexico in 1968 aged 58 years and 4 days
The oldest player to play in a World Series game was pitcher Jack Quinn of the Philadelphia Athletics who pitched in the 1930 World Series at the age of 46 years, 2 months, and 29 days.
Brian Lima 36 years old he played for Western Samoa
The oldest player in a soccer World Cup (and oldest player to score in the World Cup) was Roger Milla of Cameroon aged forty two years old!
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.
Roger Milla was the oldest player to play in the world cup at the age of 42 during the 1994 world cup.