Former World cup winner retires from world football at the age of 29

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The former Chelsea and Borussia Dortmund player already canceled the remainder of his contract with his existing club Borussia Dortmund club, in the last season the German forward was on loan with the Russian club Spartak Moscow and in the previous campaign also he enjoyed a season-long loan with the English giant’s Fulham.

In his 11 years of professional career, the superstar has won the Premier League title with Chelsea side and also he is the one who has won the German cup with Borussia Dortmund side and also with the Wolfsburg team and also he has won the prestigious world cup trophy in 2014 with the German team, now finally decided to hang up his boots form the beautiful game of football.

In an interview the former German international said:

“The decision has matured in me for a long time,”

“I no longer need the applause. The depths became deeper and the highlights less and less.

“You always have to play a certain role in order to survive in the business otherwise you will lose your job and will not get a new one. Only performance on the pitch counts.”

In his career, Schurrle has played his part with the German teams like Mainz and Leverkusen and also won the premier league title with the Blues, and from there he moved back to Wolfsburg.

In his international career, he has also scored a goal in their famous world cup semi-final win against Brazil, and in the final he provided the assist against Argentina to Mario Gotze.