Zabaleta reveals this will be his last season in England

The 34-year-old doesn’t know if he will retire at the end of the season or go play in a new country for a couple of years.

Argentinean footballer Pablo Zabaleta started his professional career in 2002 at San Lorenzo de Almagro in his native country.

In 2005 he was bought by Espanyol to play for the first time in Europe.

But in 2008 Manchester City brought him to the English Premier League.

And since 2017, he has been defending the colors of West Ham United.

Now Zabaleta has revealed this is his last season in England, and the 34-year-old doesn’t know if he will retire or move to another country.

“I don’t know, honestly,” he told Sky Sports.

“The reason I am here is that I’m still enjoying my football and, of course, the manager was one of the reasons I chose to extend my contract.”

“It’s always good to work with a manager you know very well from previous years working together, and also because I think I can still give 100 percent for the team and use my experience,” he added.

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“I know I am 34 and getting a bit old and coming to the end of my career, but I am honest with myself and I am still a good professional and I will try to give everything for the team.”

“I am still enjoying being in and around the team and helping young players,” he commented.

“This will definitely be my last season in England, for sure. This is somethHaller set for West Ham medical I know, but I don’t know in football, and I don’t think this is the right time to be thinking [about it] when we have a long season ahead.”

Zabaleta concluded: “I will try to enjoy it because I have been in the Premier League for so long and I’ll miss it, for sure, the moment I will leave.”

“But for the moment I am focused on getting 100 percent fit in this pre-season and I want to play as much as I can.”

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