Oldest, youngest, most capped: all the numbers for Euro 2020

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Oldest, youngest, most capped: all the numbers for Euro 2020

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Mark Gleeson and Francesco Canepa

Belgium not only take their top ranking into the European Championship but they will also be the most experienced of the campaigners at the tournament, which kicks off on Friday.

Their 26-man squad has a total of 1,338 caps — an average of more than 50 per player, underlining the experience of Roberto Martinez’s team.

Four squad members have already racked up 100 caps, and winger Dries Mertens will win his 99th cap if he lines up as expected against Russia in St Petersburg on Saturday, when the two countries get their Group B campaign under way...

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