, author: Ermakova M.

Ibrahimovic became the oldest participant in the qualifying tournaments

The 41-year-old striker beat the achievement of 40 years ago.

Swedish national football team striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has become the oldest player to participate in the qualifying tournaments of the European Championships.

He entered the field in a duel against Belgium (0:3) at the age of 41 years 5 months 21 days.

Ibrahimovic broke the 1983 record held by Italy goalkeeper Dino Zoff: he played against Sweden at 41 years 3 months 1 day.