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Bayern Munich ace Manuel Neuer: ‘Not my goal to be playing the longest’

Bayern Munich ace Manuel Neuer has talked about life after he decides to end his career in football. The 34-year-old is considered a veteran in football and he has established himself as one of the best goalkeepers in the world. Neuer admits that is still enjoying football everyday and that he will decide to end his career at the moment he loses his joy.

“I am happy about every season in which I am fine, in which I can help the team in which I enjoy it”, Neuer stated after Bayern won the match against Dortmund on Saturday. The goalkeeper admits he wants to keep on doing sports. “I want to stay healthy. So that the quality of life is not lost, I can still play tennis later. I don’t want to break myself down.”

The 34-year-old is aware that he is nearing the end of his career and he firmly insists that he will keep on playing as long as he is enjoying the sport.¬†“My goal is not to be the goalkeeper who has played the longest. I want to enjoy it.” Neuer’s contract with FC Bayern runs until 2023 and the German international has made 399 appearances for Bayern.

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