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Argentina’s most capped player Javier Mascherano has announced his retirement from football, aged 36.

Mascherano, a combative midfielder at River Plate, Corinthians, Liverpool, and Barcelona amongst other clubs, made his surprise announcement after his side Estudiantes lost 1-0 to Argentinos Juniors in a league match on Sunday.

“I lived my profession 100%, to the maximum that I possibly can, and for a while now that has been getting harder,” he told reporters.

“Sometimes you don’t choose the end, it happens all by itself.”

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Mascherano enjoyed his most successful spell at Barcelona, where he won 19 titles in eight years, including five La Ligas and two Champions Leagues.

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