Jermaine Jenas Confirms Retirement From Football

Updated: 08 January 2016 14:18 IST

Jermaine Jenas played his last game with Queens Park Rangers in April 2014 but could not make it back from his knee injury he sustained and he went on to work as an analyst with BBC.

Jermaine Jenas Confirms Retirement From Football
Jermain Jenas (left) said that he tried his best to come back from the knee injury but unfortunately couldn't recover. © AFP

England footballer Jermaine Jenas has announced his retirement after the 32-year-old failed to recover from a knee injury. (Read More in Football)

In an interview with BBC on Thursday, Jenas said: "I have officially retired, I tried my best to come back from the knee injury but unfortunately that is the end of my career."

Jenas played his last game with Queens Park Rangers in April 2014 but could not make it back from his knee injury he sustained and he went on to work as an analyst with BBC.

The former player earned 21 caps with England's national team, and played for four seasons with Newcastle United before moving to Tottenham Hotspur, then on loan to Aston Villa and Nottingham Forest, before finishing his career with QPR.

Topics : Jermaine Anthony Jenas Queens Park Rangers Tottenham Hotspur Aston Villa Nottingham Forest Football
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