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At the FIFA Women’s World Cup China PR 1991™, the average age of the players was 23 years and 11 months, the lowest ever at a Women’s World Cup.

Nigeria had the youngest team in China with an average of only 18 years and 8 months. On the other hand, New Zealand’s players were the oldest, with an average age of 27 years and 5 months.

The highest-ever average age at a Women’s World Cup was 25 years and 2 months at China 2007.