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The 2021/22 season has already started and clubs have set goals to achieve by the end of it.
However, this might be the last season for some of the star players, considering their age. They might be helping their sides for the last time to achieve success and silverware.
Some of them have to make sure that they shared their experience and knowledge with the youngsters.
So ahead of the new season resumption after the international break, let’s take a look at the football stars who might retire after 2021/22 season is over.
Iniesta is definitely one of the greatest midfielders ever in football history.
The Barcelona legend, who currently plays at Japanese side Vissel Kobe, might retire by the end of the current season, even though his contract expires in 2024.
During the last three years at Kobe, Iniesta played 90 games, scored and assisted 19 times.
The Real Betis captain is also in contention to retire by he end of the season, considering the fact that his contract at the La Liga side expires next summer.
Joaquin started playing football at Betis and throughout his whole career he played 418 games, scored 59 goals and assisted 38 times.
Buffon will definitely go down in the history as one of the best goalkeepers ever that football world has witnessed.
The legendary Italian has won almost everything in his career and he currently plays for second tier side Parma, with which he signed a two-year deal.
However, this season might be the last one for Buffon, and we still have time to enjoy his brilliance.