5 Old Europe Football Players in EURO 2016 – EURO 2016 football tournament is not only joined by young football players. Some old Europe football players will also participate in this biggest football tournament. Though the players are not young anymore, they are still skilled and professional to include in EURO 2016. These are some following old footballers.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is a Sweden footballer playing for Paris Saint German. He is 34 years old making him to be an old footballer participating in EURO 2016.The tall footballer ever played for some big clubs like Juventus, Inter Milan, AC Milan, and Barcelona. He plays for a striker. Ibrahimovic has average skill including dribbling and speed. The calm of Ibrahimovic makes defenders more aware of him. He started to play for Sweden since 2001 for U21 National Team. His senior career was in 2002. Though he is not young anymore, his skills still make the rivals and opponents feel scared.
Who do not know Gianluigi Buffon? He is a successful Italian goalkeeper playing for Juventus and Italia National Team. His great performance makes himself to be one of the best goalkeepers in the world currently. He has much experience and collects many titles both individual and team achievements. He is 37 years old now. As you look the age of Buffon, you may underestimate his skills. But, he proves that he deserves to be the first goalkeeper of Juventus and also Italia National Team. He played for Italia National Team since 1996. He have got eight titles of the best Serie A goalkeeper.
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Andrea Pirlo becomes an Italian football player legend together with Buffon. Pirlo positions to be a midfielder. He is very famous for his role in playing for AC Milan. Though there is a speculation mentioning that he is doubtful joining in EURO 2016, but some people believe that he will take a part in that tournament. He has a good vision during playing, scalable crossings, and great kick. Those are the strengths of Pirlo. He is 36 years old now.
Who know Spain goalkeeper? Iker Casillas is a Spain goalkeeper being a legend in Spain National Team. He is a senior football player playing for Spain. He plays for FC.Porto after leaving Real Madrid last season. Though Casillas is not young anymore, his skills and stamina cannot be neglected. His experience and leadership makes him become a captain of Spain National team. He is 34 years old now who seems to be old as a football player. He started his national team carrier since he was 15 years old. The highest achievement of Casillas brings Spain getting Euro 2008 and World Cup 2010 titles.
Patrice Evra is an old French football player. He is 34 years old now playing for France National Team and Juventus. He has ability to read the opponent’s attacking game with his experience in football. His position is to be a defender. The highest performance of Evra was playing for Manchester United in which he is difficult to impregnable opponents. It deserves to wait for the performance of those 5 Old Europe Football Players in EURO 2016.