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Gerrard calls time on England career

By Agence France-Presse in Liverpool ( China Daily ) Updated: 2014-07-23 07:20:01

After 114 caps, 34-year-old skipper decides to hang up his jersey

England captain Steven Gerrard retired from international soccer on Monday after becoming a pillar of the team in 114 appearances, but making way after the country's disastrous World Cup campaign.

Gerrard, 34, led England at the World Cup where it bowed out in the group stage. The Liverpool midfielder said he had "agonized" over the decision since returning from Brazil.

Gerrard calls time on England career

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