Ezz El Din Bahader, the 75-year-old player of the 6th of October team, is preparing to break the record as the oldest soccer player in the world participating in an official match when his team faces his counterpart Al-Ayat in the third division round at 7 p.m. at the Olympic Village Stadium in Maadi, and the Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Football Association organizes The match is also attended by a delegate from the Guinness Book of Records, especially since the current record for the biggest player in the world is registered in the name of the Israeli player, Izalk Hayek.
Earlier, the English newspaper “The Sun” shed light on the achievement that Egyptian Ezz El Din Bahader has achieved with his club, October 6, after he participated in the matches, only for 75 years..
The Sun posted a video of Bahadur on her page on the social networking site Twitter, commenting on him: “At the age of 75 years old scoring a penalty kick, Ezzedine Bahadur is on the way to breaking the Guinness World Record for the oldest professional soccer player.”
And the 75-year-old is preparing to enter an encyclopedia Guinness Worldwide For records after participating with his club in the matches that were invited by the encyclopedia officials, especially since he needed to play two matches of 90 minutes to enter the Guinness Book.
The Egyptian Football Association had registered the largest professional player in the world during the current winter registration period.