MX23RW : Saturday, March 28 15:14:21| >> :120:74679:74679:

Paul Scharner announces retirement

Former Wigan Athletic defender Paul Scharner announces his retirement at the age of 33.

Former Wigan Athletic defender Paul Scharner has announced his retirement at the age of 33.

The Austrian recently left Bundesliga club Hamburger SV following a dispute over his contract.

Scharner enjoyed a four-year spell with Wigan before joining West Bromwich Albion in 2010.

However, he was back at the DW Stadium on loan at the end of last season and helped the Latics win the FA Cup with a surprise victory over Manchester City in the final.

ID:102892:

Click here for more stories about Paul Scharner

Click here for more stories about Wigan Athletic

Share this article now:
Paul Scharner on his return to Wigan on February 2, 2013
Read Next:
Scharner wants Hamburg stay
>
Latest Sports Video
Did you know...?
Sports Mole Logo
Enter your email address to subscribe to Sports Mole's free daily transfer newsletter! Sent twice a day during the transfer window.
Read more about Paul Scharner Football

rhs 2.0
Live scores banner
Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Leeds UnitedLeeds37218856302671
2West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom371913564372770
3Fulham371810952381464
4Brentford371791164333160
5Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest371612948381060
6Preston North EndPreston37168135045556
7Bristol City371510125153-255
8Millwall37131594440454
9Cardiff CityCardiff37131595250254
10Blackburn RoversBlackburn371411125245753
11Swansea CitySwansea371314104645153
12Derby CountyDerby371312124949051
13Queens Park RangersQPR37148155862-450
14Reading37139154642448
15Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds37139154649-348
16Birmingham CityBirmingham371211144857-947
17Stoke CityStoke37126194955-642
18Huddersfield TownHuddersfield37119174558-1342
19Middlesbrough37914143747-1041
20Wigan AthleticWigan371011163850-1241
21Hull City37118184963-1441
22Charlton AthleticCharlton37109184454-1039
23Luton TownLuton37105224371-2835
24Barnsley37810194262-2034

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!