The player of the French national team, Raphael Varane has retired from the national team after losing the final of the 2022 World Cup, which was held in Qatar.
One of the best central defenders in the world, Raphael Varane retired from the national team at just 29 years old. This comes shortly after captain Hugo Lloris also retired. The Manchester United player began playing for the national team in 2013. In 2018, he helped them win the World Cup in Russia, beating Croatia in the final.
According to the Daily Mail, the reason why the player who plays for Manchester United in the Premier League is going to retire from the national team is that he needs to take care of his family and his current club.
Through his Instagram, Raphael Varane wrote: “Representing our great country for ten years, has been one of the greatest honors of my life. I have been thinking about this for many months, and I have decided that it is the right time to retire from the international arena. I will miss the time with you for sure. , but it’s time for a new generation to take over. From the bottom of my heart, thank you.”
Raphael Varane played 93 games for the French national team, scoring only 5 goals. Raphael Varane has also retired from the French national team