SportsTalk On October 30, according to the “Sun” report, the 33-year-old Drinkwater announced his retirement.
In a podcast interview, Drinkwater discussed the decision, saying: “I want to I have been thinking about announcing the end of my professional football career for some time, especially last year, and I think now is the time to announce it. I think I am ready for it now , I did not make the decision to stop my career at my peak, but my personal status for a long time was the main reason for my decision. I have always wanted to get an opportunity to show my value, but I have always None of them have ever had such an opportunity.
“I just felt that for a period of time I had some problems in the world of professional football. Zuo Li was uneasy, I didn’t feel entangled about ending my career, I accepted the result calmly. However, this is definitely not an easy thing, because I have been with football since I was six or seven years old. I think it would have been helpful for me to be away from football in that way, if I was playing every week and then had to stop because of illness and age, I think that would have been trickier. I had a lot of offers from Championship clubs but I have never regretted my decision to retire. ”
Drinkwater became famous in Leicester City. He won the historic championship with the team in 2016. He has a total of Leicester City played 218 times. In 2017, Drinkwater moved to Chelsea for 35 million pounds, but he suffered from injuries in his first season with Chelsea. That season he only After playing 12 games for Chelsea, he never played in a Premier League game for Chelsea again. It is worth mentioning that Drinkwater also played 3 times for the England national team.
Before his Chelsea contract expired in June last year, he was loaned to Burnley, Aston Villa, and Turkish team Qasm Pasha and Reading. Drinkwater also worked inIt was revealed this summer that he hopes to transfer to a team in the Saudi League.