England legend, Joe Cole has announced retirement from football at age 37.
Joe Cole who played for Chelsea, West Ham and Liverpool, brings the curtains down on a 20 year career that ended with the Tamba Bay Rowdies in the United soccer league in America.
Cole, who won 56 caps for his country, got to the height of his career during his seven years at Stamford Bridge.
At Chelsea, he won seven trophies including Premier league titles, two FA Cup’s and lost the 2008 champions league final to Manchester United.
Cole came through from West Ham academy and broke the into the first team with Rio Ferdinand and Frank Lampard.