Professional Soccer Players play soccer for a living. It’s not as simple as that, however. The road to a profession out there on the soccer field is paved with a lifetime of hard work, training, sweat, and pain. Professional soccer careers can be very lucrative but tend to only last for around eight years, with the average age of retirement being 35 years old.
John Terry, as former England and Chelsea captain has announced his retirement from football at the year of his age 37. He made an official statement in his Instagram that “After 23 incredible years as a footballer, I have decided now is the right time to retire from playing.” To John Terry, soccer is a game, his life and his world.
John Terry has mesmerized fans around the world with his incredible soccer skills. John Terry joined west ham youth academy and join Chelsea at his age of 14. Then he signed a professional contract with Chelsea at his age 17. Since then, John Terry wins quite some title which included a champion league winner, 5 English champions, 4 English FA Cup winner, 3 English cup winner and one Europa league winner. In the record, John Terry playing in 37 of the 38 league games and making more than 50 appearances goal in total, such a marvelous result.
Till then, John Terry net worth is foreseen to be rose up high. According to The Sunday Times Rich list, John Terry’s net worth is estimated to be £38.2 million ($50m). The player most recently earned £4 million from his one year with Aston Villa. In 2007, Terry became the highest-paid player in the Premier League.
After decades with Chelsea, John Terry transferred to Aston Villa on a one-year deal. He played 36 times for the club, which finished fourth in the Championship which earned 78 England caps at that time.
Although he has been announced for the retirement. However, John Terry’s career has not been without soccer. Many former players seek new employment in the media, move into coaching or management or discover entirely new careers. John Terry joined Aston Villa and work as an assistant manager of Aston Villa club. Besides, there are rumors about John Terry has deals to become a gaming site brand ambassador.
The BK8 brand to believe has signed a lucrative ambassador deals with John Terry for the brand. To the extensive knowledge, BK8 is Asia’s biggest brand in the online betting agency which provides the customers with Asia’s most top brand and at the same time is the official betting partner for major gambling providers in Asia.