Former England player, Peter Crouch announces retirement from professional football.
Peter Crouch, has announced his retirement from football after 21 years with over 600 matches as a professional footballer.
The 38-year-old Crouch took to his Twitter to inform his fans and supporters saying:
“After a lot of deliberation this summer I have decided to retire from football !
“Our wonderful game has given me everything. I’m so thankful to everyone who helped me get there and to help me stay there for so long.
“If you told me at 17 I’d play in World Cups, get to a champions league final, win the FA cup and get 100 Premier League goals I would have avoided you at all costs.
“It’s been an absolute dream come true”