Quick Answer: What soccer teams are in the Olympics?

What soccer teams are in the 2020 Olympics?

Men’s Olympic Football Tournament Tokyo 2020

  • Argentina.
  • Australia.
  • Brazil.
  • Côte d’Ivoire.
  • Egypt.
  • France.
  • Germany.
  • Honduras.

Do professional soccer players play in the Olympics?

Since the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, the IOC has allowed professional players to participate. Although an age limit was set at 23, each team is allowed three “over-age” players. Despite the rule change, however, many countries are forced to compete without their stars.

How many teams are there in Football Olympics 2021?

The sixteen participating national teams were required to submit squads of 18 players – of which two have to be goalkeepers – by 30 June 2021, 23 days prior to the opening match of the tournament.

Football at the 2020 Summer Olympics – Men’s team squads.

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Why is Italy not in Olympic soccer?

Originally scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020, the Games were postponed to 23 July to 8 August 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Who was 17 years old Pele and why was he famous?

At 17 years and 239 days, Pele is the youngest player to have ever scored at the World Cup when he found the back of the net against Wales in the quarterfinals. He is also the youngest player ever to win the World Cup and is the only player to win three World Cups (1958, 1962 and 1970).

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