Heiko Westermann stops playing football.
The 34-year-old defender has his contract with Austria Wien per immediately terminate. Westermann ran in november with a knee injury, and remained there a burden of love.
“My body shows that it’s been pretty is so. I am grateful for the career I’ve had,” said Westermann, who last season at Ajax played soccer. Under coach Peter Bosz, he came not further than eight official matches.
Westermann played 27 international matches for Germany. His last international match was in november 2013 against England.