Football

Tokyo Olympic football player standard becomes U24

Players born after January 1, 1997 are still eligible to play.
On April 4th, FIFA officially confirmed that the age limit of participating players will not change as the game is postponed in this Tokyo Olympics football match. In other words, players born after January 1, 1997 are still eligible to participate, and the competition standard has changed from the previous U23 to U24.
Affected by the new crown epidemic, the Tokyo Olympics announced an extension to 2021. This also means that some players originally scheduled to play this year will be 24 years old and exceed the U23 age limit.

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