Kazuyoshi Miura to play past 50….

Kazuyoshi Miura

Japanese striker Kazuyoshi Miura will take his professional football career into his 50s after signing a new contract with second-tier Yokohama FC. Miura is the oldest scorer in the history of the domestic league after netting at the age of 49 last season. He turns 50 on 26 February. He started his career in Brazil with Santos, making his professional debut in 1986, and had brief spells with Genoa and Dinamo Zagreb in the 1990s.

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