The stars of world football who were not even alive when Giggs became a professional.
Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs celebrates the Welshman’s 40th birthday and having been in the Red Devils first team since March 2 1991.
Since making that professional debut Giggs has played more Premier League games than any other player and is the most decorated footballer in English history.
It’s a remarkable feat from the midfielder and this is made even more impressive when a starting XI is made up of current stars who weren’t even born when the veteran made that first appearance.
Goalkeeper – Thibaut Courtois, DOB 11/05/92: The Chelsea stopper is on-loan at Atletico Madrid for the third successive seasons currently and is already recognised as one of the best in the world.