"Italian football is not sick", the 38-year-old told Gazzetta dello Sport. Every day you have problems with your physical condition. So, at my age like this, a good thing to say enough is enough. You don't have to carry on until you are 50. I'll do something else.
The 2006 World Cup victor, 38, has spent the last three years with City but has featured in just 15 of the club's 32 games this season. Give a hand to teammates and to the coach.
The New York FC star was also asked his thoughts on the situation of AC Milan and Vincenzo Montella and Pirlo backed the Italian to remain in charge of the Serie A giants.
He left Italy to join NY in 2015, but has made just 15 MLS appearances for the American side in an injury-hit season.
There have been suggestions Pirlo could reunite with former coach Antonio Conte at Chelsea to work as his assistant, but he insists he has not made a decision on what his future hold.
Pirlo played under the likes of Giovanni Trapattoni, Marcello Lippi and Cesare Prandelli during his stellar global career, but the man with 116 caps to his name picked out one former boss for special praise: Antonio Conte. If they call you immediately to [coach] a first team, it's hard to refuse.
He joined Juve in 2011 and won a further four league titles, as well as the Coppa Italia and two Supercoppa Italiana medals, and reached another Champions League final in 2015. I repeat: for now, I don't have that intention.
In 2011, the brand's before-and-after advert charted the transition of a black woman to a white woman after using its body wash. On Sunday, The Guardian published another statement from Dove regarding the controversy over its latest ad.
With plenty of points to be won and lost, the title race is still very much on and Arsenal will be confident of bridging the gap. Defensively, Arsenal have improved since Shkodran Mustafi joined the club in the summer but there is still room for improvement.
Cleanopolis VR This educational title is primarily for kids but it doesn't mean that people of all ages won't be able to enjoy it. House of Terror VR This game gives you the chance to explore a haunted house full of monsters, traps, and very hard puzzles.
Storm surge threatened low-lying communities in southeast Louisiana, eastward to the Alabama fishing village of Bayou la Batre. According to the Associated Press , Nate has been responsible for 22 deaths in Central America, mainly due to flooding.
The findings were made about a kilometer from where her torso was found on August 21 after it washed ashore in Copenhagen . Madsen has been charged with manslaughter, which in Danish law implies murder, and he is now in pre-trial detention.
Donnie Ernsberger scores OT TD, and his sister (so says her jersey) runs on the field before the game is over. WMU tight end Donnie Ernsberger (Battle Creek Lakeview) caught a 14-yard touchdown pass in the first overtime.
The annual revenue of Metafrax Group exceeded USD 660 million and the annual volume of investments amounted to USD 80 million. CHEMICAL ASSETS In 2014 Seyfeddin Roustamov became the major shareholder of the chemical company Metafrax (Perm region).
Female Rebel BBL starts their season from the 9th f December, which is 10 days earlier from the male season of KFC BBL games. Fans of cricket across the world can see the online stream at the official Australian cricket website, and throw its app.
Chicago was Rupp's fourth marathon and he has never finished worse than third in a 42.2K with a victory at the 2016 U.S. Before Sunday, Khalid Khannouchi was the last American victor when he crossed the finish line first in 2002.
The Hurriyet daily said ultimately Turkey would ensure security in Idlib city and Russian Federation in the surrounding area. HTS wants to continue fighting the government despite the establishment of "de-escalation zones".
Understand, the Justice Department under Sessions is already reversing numerous positions it held under President Barack Obama. However, portions of the memo seem to set things up for people to use religious freedom as a basis for LGBTI discrimination.
Jubilation in Egypt after first World Cup berth in 28 years
In Cairo, an army helicopter dropped hundreds of Egyptian flags on thousands of fans gathered at the city's iconic Tahrir square. Fans honking vehicle horns and waving Egypt's red, white and black flags took the streets across the country.
Sri Lanka at 180/3 in 2nd Test against Pakistan
Although he was cleared to bowl on Saturday, Amir could manage to bowl only three overs before hobbling off again. Chandimal knocked six boundaries in another enterprising knock which followed his unbeaten 155 in the first Test.