Veteran striker Aritz Aduriz of Spain's football club Athletic Bilbao retired from the game with immediate effect. According to the report, the 39-year-old player said in a statement that many times you leave football, football leaves you.
In this case, he told that the doctor has asked him to replace his hip. Aduriz said in September that he would retire at the end of this season, but now he will not be able to play the last 11 matches of the season. Also, he will not be able to play the final of Copa del Rey.
Let us tell you that, Sadly, my body said that enough is enough. He played 405 matches for the club and scored 172 goals.