Schwarzer says retirement decision easy

November 8, 2013
By Sam Lienert
Mark Schwarzer says the change of Socceroos coach played no part in his decision to retire from international football.

The veteran goalkeeper, who confirmed the decision earlier this week, on the eve of new coach Ange Postecoglou naming his first squad, said he had been considering the move for months.

The 41-year-old, who has a record 109 Socceroos caps to his name and who has been crucial in Australia qualifying for three consecutive World Cups, said in the end the decision ...

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