Ex-Chelsea star Claude Makelele set to quit football at the age of 37

10 April 2010 02:41
Unsung hero at Chelsea: Claude Makelele

Former Chelsea star Claude Makelele will announce his retirement from football this weekend.

The 37-year-old holding midfielder will continue at his club, Paris Saint-Germain, until the end of the season.

He will officially announce his decision to call it a day on French television.

Makelele spent five years at Stamford Bridge and scored two goals in 144 Premier League matches.

He failed to find the net in 71 appearances for France

Meanwhile, Everton manager David Moyes has won the Barclays Manager of the Month award for March. Everton remained unbeaten in the month with three victories and two draws.

It is the seventh time that Moyes has won the award since he took over at Goodison Park in 2002.

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Source: Daily_Mail