At the age of 38, Carlos Tevez, who has not played for more than a year, has officially retired. The Argentine striker, who has played for both Manchester United, now wants to become a coach.
Thirteen months after his last game with Boca Juniors, Carlos Tevez has officially retired. The 38-year-old Argentine international striker admitted on Friday that he had definitely hung up. “I’m retired, it’s confirmed. (…) I stopped playing because I lost my biggest fan,” said the former Manchester United, Manchester City and Juventus striker. devastated by the death of her adoptive father in the first weeks of the Covid-19 pandemic.
“I enjoy my life, my family, my business, he also said on television. I played a lot, but also lost a lot of time. (…) I was offered a lot, but it was a very important change for my family. As a player, I have already given everything I had in my heart. I’m more than happy. “
“I decided I was going to train”
Tevez is also back on track of which he decided in 2021 to leave Boca Juniorsboth the first and last club of his professional career that began in 2001: “One day I woke up and said,“ I don’t play anymore. ”I called my agent and then told him In the evening I called Riquelme (club vice president, ed) and I asked him to hold the press conference. “
Now Carlitos wants to become a coach: “I decided I was going to coach. (…) I have a coach who teaches me how to communicate. You have to prepare. I’m not going to take a club and to say that you have to win so that not everyone is fired. I have to give the players the means to win, “he said, adding that he had another” project “underway with his brothers for” several months “.
Tevez has scored the most goals in his career with Manchester City: 73 in 148 games. He also found 34 times for Manchester United, 64 for Boca Juniors, 50 for Juventus and 7 for West Ham. In selection, his record is 13 goals in 76 caps.