Aston Villa captain Stiliyan Petrov eyes Euro qualifiers as end of international career

04 October 2010 12:16
Stiliyan Petrov, the 31-year-old Aston Villa captain, will retire from international football at the end of  Bulgaria's Euro 2012 qualifying campaign, or after the tournament if they qualify.

'I will be playing until the end of the qualifying campaign,' said Petrov.

Time's up: Petrov has signaled the end pf his international career

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Source: Daily_Mail