Ledley King has retired from professional football Tottenham Hotspur have confirmed, after 250 appearances and 12 international caps.

The club captain, who is set to take on an ambassadorial role at the club, admitted that "injuries…have no finally brought an end to my career."

Stuart Pearce says he will decide whether Daniel Sturridge will feature at London 2012 after Team GB's friendly against Brazil tomorrow.

Elsewhere, Neymar has suggested Team GB will be weaker without David Beckham in the squad ahead of the clash between the two sides.


In today's transfer news, Brendan Rodgers has admitted he is interested in bringing Swansea City's Joe Allen with him to Anfield. (BBC Sport)

Edin Dzeko has dismissed speculation that he is on the verge of joining AC Milan, denying he has held talks with the Serie A giants. (Sky Sports)

And finally, Real Madrid have been linked with a sensational move for Manchester City defender Micah Richards according to reports. (Goal.com)

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