My tribe
As featured on NewsNow: Football news

Juventus veteran Pirlo will quit Italy after World Cup

Juventus veteran Andrea Pirlo says the World Cup will be his last tournament with Italy.

Pirlo wants to continue at club level, but will hang up his Italy jersey after the 2014 World Cup.

"I will be 35 years old, so it's only right to let others grow into their roles. Of course, if I am needed, then it's not a problem. As soon as I realise that I am no longer able to do certain things, I'll be the first to step aside. I don't want anyone simply putting up with me."

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?