The 2014 World Cup winner has called time on his playing career after injuries limited his appearances for Istanbul Basaksehir.
Beaten World Cup finalists France return to action against the Netherlands as the road to Euro 2024 begins. Kylian Mbappe has now been named Didier Deschamps’ captain as Les Bleus’ coach looks to win the one major international to have evaded him thus far. The Paris Saint-Germain striker famously scored a hat-trick in the final loss to Argentina but now gets a chance to lead a new generation of France stars.
Man Utd will sign a French striker to replace a fast-fading £54m man, Arsenal are pushing to sign an unwanted Real Madrid talent, while a Juventus star is teasing at a possible move to Liverpool
The 34-year-old has announced his retirement from professional football with immediate effect