Isaac played the whole 90 minutes as a goalkeeper, preventing many good goals
Earlier this record was named by Robert Caramona of Uruguay, he played at age 53.
Jerusalem 73-year-old Isaac Hayik has become the world's oldest footballer. He made goalkeeping for his team Irony in the Israeli League on Friday. Even after being an elderly, he played a full 90-minute match. However his team lost this match.
This award is a matter of pride for me
Isaac was given the Guinness World Records award after the match. He said that this is a matter of great happiness because I received this award three days before my 74th birthday. He said that this achievement is not only for me, but for Israeli sport too it is a matter of pride.
In this match of the league, Ishik's team, Irini, was defeated by the opposing team, Maccabi Ramat Jain, 5-1. During the game, this old player stopped many shots from the goal and displayed a fine game. After playing 90 minutes, he said that I am ready to play the next match. His son, 36, said that this accomplishment of the father is unbelievable.
The record was the name of Robert of Uruguay, the oldest footballer's record was previously named by Robert Caramona of Uruguay. Robert played the match at the age of 53 in 2015. After this, in 2017, Kajuoshi Miura of Japan played the match at the age of 52.