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Former Manchester United striker, Edinson Cavani retires from international football at 37

Former Manchester United striker, Edinson Cavani retires from international football at 37

Uruguay striker, Edinson Cavani has reported his retirement from worldwide football at 37 years old.

Known as “El Bullfighter”, Cavani is Uruguay’s second-all-time driving scorer and third-most-covered player, with 58 objectives in 136 appearances.

“I chose to move to one side, however I will follow you with my pulsating heart everlastingly similarly that I used to do when I got to play with this wonderful shirt,” Cavani said on Instagram three weeks before the 2024 Copa America.

“I need to commit my chance to this new phase of my profession and give everything any place I go,” he added.

Cavani made his presentation for Uruguay in 2008 and addressed his country at four World Cups, the first in 2010, he arrived at the semi-finals and was casted a ballot the competition’s best player.

Cavani, who is currently playing for Argentine football club Boca Youngsters, has been one of the primary mainstays of Uruguay to score 58 objectives in 136 worldwide covers.

He was a Uruguay assailant in the 2010, 2014, 2018 and 2022 FIFA World Cup finals. Cavani and his Uruguay partners arrived at the 2010 World Cup elimination rounds in South Africa. He additionally assisted Uruguay with coming out on top for the 2011 Copa America championship.

Cavani recently played for Italy’s Palermo and Napoli, French club Paris Holy person Germain (PSG), Britain’s Manchester Joined together and Spanish club Valencia.

Uruguay without Cavani will confront the US, Bolivia, and Panama in the 2024 Copa America bunch stage.