Is age really just a number? Check it out as we go through the Top 10 players who continue to excel in their thirties.
Picking a Top 10 list for the best footballers over the age of 30 isn’t an easy process for anyone.
Recently, we’ve seen several big-names defy the laws of mother nature to continue performing at the highest level. It’s happening more frequently as we begin the 2020 decade.
Players used to fade away rather drastically in their thirties, with injuries occurring more frequently. Recovery times also took even longer than usual.
Yet, football is seeing a growing trend in ageing stars thanks to the advancements of medical treatments and technology. The last Ballon d’Or winner in his twenties was Lionel Messi in 2015.
So with this in mind, we give you the Top 10 players who continue to excel in their thirties.