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Ribery calls time on his international career

Updated: Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 17:31 | Comments

Franck Ribery has told Kicker magazine that his days playing for France are over
Franck Ribery has told Kicker magazine that his days playing for France are over

France winger Franck Ribery is ending his career with the national team to focus on his family, the winger, who missed the 2014 World Cup through injury, said on Wednesday.
              
"I am stopping," the 31-year-old told German magazine Kicker. "I realised that this moment has come.
              
"I want to focus on my family and fully concentrate on my work at Bayern Munich and make way in the national team for the many young and exciting players."
              
Ribery won 81 caps and scored 16 goals for France.  

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