John Arne Riise ends international career

John Arne Riise
© PA Photos
John Arne Riise retires from international football with Norway having made a record 110 appearances.

Fulham full-back John Arne Riise has called time on his international career with Norway with immediate effect.

The 32-year-old has taken the decision to "fully focus" on his club football in the Premier League.

He has retired having represented the Scandinavian country on 110 occasions - which is a record for Norway.

Former Liverpool defender Riise joined the Whites in the summer of the 2011 from Italian side Roma.

Chelsea's Frank Lampard celebrates scoring against West Ham in the Premier League match on March 17, 2013
Read Next:
Team News: Lampard makes 600th Chelsea appearance
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole