Swansea winger Butler forced to retire

Former Swansea City winger Thomas Butler has been forced into retirement. The 31-year-old, who spent six seasons with the Welsh club, has quit due to a persistent thigh injury.

Former Swansea City winger Thomas Butler has been forced into retirement.

The 31-year-old, who spent six seasons with the Welsh club, has quit due to a persistent thigh injury.

Butler, released in January, said: “My happiest spell was at Swansea so it’s nice I finished there.”

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