World News 19.7.2017 10:44 am

Cassano in dramatic Verona retirement U-turn

Former Italy international striker Antonio Cassano pulled a remarkable about-turn on Tuesday, backtracking on his decision to retire just hours after breaking the news to his Verona team-mates.

"This morning I had a moment of weakness, I had a meeting with (head coach) Fabio Pecchia and the others to say that I wanted to stop," the 35-year-old Cassano told reporters.

Cassano in dramatic Verona retirement U-turn
Cassano in dramatic Verona retirement U-turn

Cassano in dramatic Verona retirement U-turn

Former Italy international striker Antonio Cassano pulled a remarkable about-turn on Tuesday, backtracking on his decision to retire just hours after breaking the news to his Verona team-mates.

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Dortmund insist Aubameyang not for sale

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Barca ‘200%’ certain Neymar will stay
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Trippier pens new Spurs deal
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Spanish federation chief detained: judicial source
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Klopp backs Sturridge to fire for Liverpool
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4 Kaizer Chiefs 30 50
5 SuperSport United 30 48
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7 Maritzburg Utd 30 38
8 Arrows 30 38
9 Platinum Stars 30 37
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