Despite the money that top footballers make, not all of them put their feet up following retirement. Many of them are driven to succeed in other careers or simply keep themselves busy.
Here are 11 former top flight footballers who got into something completely different after hanging up their boots.
These aren’t folks who played in lower leagues- this list includes World Cup and European winners, and there are some truly interesting post-retirement careers- DJ’s, wrestlers, chemistry Teachers and private investigators, to name a few! Continue reading
Memphis Depay never quite reached the heights he was expected to at Manchester United, but here is the Dutch medio giving another example of his talent, with his amazing goal against Toulouse FC for Olympique Lyonnais. It’s a no-look strike from halfway Continue reading
Moussa Sow scored this quite nice bicycle kick goal in Fenerbahce’s league clash against Rizespor on 27 November, 2016. Sow scored a first half hat trick, one of which was this acrobatic goal Continue reading
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS LYON VS BENFICA 2016 DOWN
Played on 31.7.2016 in 2016/17 Pre-season
French giants Olympique Lyonnais edge SLB in this five goal thriller Continue reading
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS BENFICA VS BRAGA 2016 DOWN
Played on 1.4.2016 in 2015/16 Portuguese Liga season
Mitroglou’s double helps Benfica beat Braga 5-1 in this Portuguese Liga clash Continue reading