Ex-Man Utd forward Saha announces retirement

Former Manchester United striker Louis Saha has retired from professional football.

Former Manchester United striker Louis Saha has retired from professional football.

The 35 year old started his career at Metz before spells at Newcastle United, Fulham, Manchester United, Everton, Tottenham Hotspur, Sunderland and Italian club Lazio last season.

"Want to thank all managers, all staff, all team mates, all opponents, all fans, for all support and love towards me during my football career," Saha said on Twitter.

"I'm a proud man but without you all I won't be myself now. Thanks for the challenges, thanks for the help, thanks for the memories, thanks for the passion."

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