Rivaldo to retire at end of season

Brazilian midfielder Rivaldo has announced he is to retire from football at the end of the forthcoming season. The 1999 World and European footballer of the year told a Greek newspaper he would call time on his career in 2007 to get some rest.

Rivaldo has added some weight to the bowing out on the top of your game method of retirement by playing out his career away from Europe's top leagues with Olympiakos, but he is a great player regardless. Follow the link below to remember Rivaldo at his best. 

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And who could forget this proud moment?

Rob Parker