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Former Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas ‘to retire from football’ after heart attack scare

Iker Casillas has retired from a 21-year career in football following a heart attack scare earlier this month.

Spanish legend has hung up his gloves at the age of 37, with five La Liga crowns and a World Cup to his name.

Casillas, who made 725 appearances for Spanish giants Real Madrid, was hospitalised after collapsing with an acute myocardial infarction earlier this month.

The 37-year-old intends to announce his retirement after his sides final two matches, including a Portuguese Cup final against Sporting on Saturday, May 25.

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