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Player Age Records (Based on available data)




Scotland Players Age Records

Youngest Debut

PlayerAgeDebut DateGame
Lambie, John Alexander17 Years and 92 Days20/03/1886Away Vs Ireland in British Championship
Paul, William18 Years and 90 Days10/03/1888Home Vs Wales in British Championship
Christie, Robert Main18 Years and 121 Days15/03/1884Home Vs England in British Championship
Groves, William18 Years and 122 Days10/03/1888Home Vs Wales in British Championship
McLaren, Alexander18 Years and 152 Days26/05/1929Away Vs Norway in Friendly
Sellar, William18 Years and 181 Days21/03/1885Away Vs England in British Championship
McInnes, Thomas18 Years and 192 Days09/03/1889Home Vs Ireland in British Championship
Law, Denis18 Years and 236 Days18/10/1958Away Vs Wales in British Championship
Henderson, William18 Years and 269 Days20/10/1962Away Vs Wales in British Championship
Johnston, William18 Years and 298 Days13/10/1965Home Vs Poland in World Cup

Oldest Debut

PlayerAgeDebut DateGame
Simpson, Ronald Campbell36 Years and 186 Days15/04/1967Away Vs England in European Championships
Davidson, Stewart34 Years and 312 Days09/04/1921Home Vs England in British Championship
Dunlop, William T.34 Years and 267 Days07/04/1906Home Vs England in British Championship
Pearson, Thomas Usher34 Years and 37 Days12/04/1947Away Vs England in British Championship
Shaw, John33 Years and 55 Days23/01/1946Home Vs Belgium in Friendly
Logie, James Tullis32 Years and 348 Days05/11/1952Home Vs Northern Ireland in British Championship
Greer, Gordon32 Years and 336 Days15/11/2013Home Vs USA in Friendly
Summers, William32 Years and 277 Days17/04/1926Away Vs England in British Championship
Kerr, Peter32 Years and 255 Days01/03/1924Home Vs Northern Ireland in British Championship
Colman, Donald Cameron32 Years and 204 Days06/03/1911Away Vs Wales in British Championship

Oldest Players

PlayerAgeGame DateGame
Weir, David40 Years and 155 Days12/10/2010Home Vs Spain in European Championships
Leighton, James40 Years and 78 Days10/10/1998Home Vs Estonia in European Championships
McMenemy, James39 Years and 154 Days13/03/1920Home Vs Ireland in British Championship
Morton, Alan Lauder39 Years and 14 Days08/05/1932Away Vs France in Friendly
Simpson, Ronald Campbell38 Years and 26 Days06/11/1968Home Vs Austria in World Cup
Alexander, Graham37 Years and 330 Days05/09/2009Home Vs FYR Macedonia in World Cup
McStay, William37 Years and 286 Days25/02/1928Home Vs Northern Ireland in British Championship
Cunningham, Andrew37 Years and 62 Days02/04/1927Home Vs England in British Championship
Kennedy, Alexander37 Years and 12 Days29/03/1884Home Vs Wales in British Championship
Hamilton, George36 Years and 163 Days19/05/1954Away Vs Norway in Friendly

Youngest Teams

Average AgeGame DateGame
23 Years and 45 Days24/11/1965Home Vs Wales in British Championship
23 Years and 99 Days22/10/1960Away Vs Wales in British Championship
23 Years and 112 Days11/05/1966Home Vs Holland in Friendly
23 Years and 127 Days02/04/1966Home Vs England in British Championship
23 Years and 245 Days09/11/1960Home Vs Northern Ireland in British Championship
23 Years and 283 Days29/11/1961Neutral Vs Czechoslovakia in World Cup
23 Years and 293 Days28/03/1896Away Vs Ireland in British Championship
23 Years and 350 Days26/09/1961Home Vs Czechoslovakia in World Cup
24 Years and 0 Days13/06/1963Away Vs Spain in Friendly
24 Years and 29 Days30/06/1973Home Vs Brazil in Friendly

Oldest Teams

Average AgeGame DateGame
32 Years and 49 Days05/09/1998Away Vs Lithuania in European Championships
31 Years and 228 Days30/05/1998Away Vs USA in Friendly
31 Years and 131 Days16/06/1998Neutral Vs Norway in World Cup
31 Years and 125 Days10/06/1998Neutral Vs Brazil in World Cup
31 Years and 116 Days10/10/1998Home Vs Estonia in European Championships
31 Years and 97 Days13/03/1920Home Vs Ireland in British Championship
31 Years and 75 Days29/03/1997Home Vs Estonia in World Cup
31 Years and 45 Days30/04/1997Away Vs Sweden in World Cup
31 Years and 17 Days02/04/1997Home Vs Austria in World Cup
30 Years and 354 Days29/05/1996Neutral Vs Colombia in Friendly

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