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Goalkeeping legend Iker Casillas retires

Goalkeeping legend Iker Casillas retires

By Naveel Krishant
Wednesday 05/08/2020
Former Real Madrid and Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas has retired from soccer - [Photo: Getty Image]

Former Real Madrid and Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas has retired from soccer at the age of 39.

Casillas made 725 appearances for Real during a 16-year career at the Bernabeu, winning three Champions League titles and five La Liga crowns.

He also helped Spain win the 2010 World Cup and two successive European Championships in 2008 and 2012.

Casillas joined Porto in 2015 but has not played since suffering a heart attack during training in April 2019.

Casillas won 167 international caps for Spain between 2000 and 2016. Only Sergio Ramos has made more appearances for the national side.

[Source: BBC]

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