Wesley Sneijder Reportedly Wants To End Retirement, Join FC Utrecht?

Suara.com – Not even a year of retirement, Wesley Sneijder is rumored to want to return to graze immediately. The former Dutch national team player is now associated with his hometown club, FC Utrecht.

Sneijder himself just decided to retire in August 2019. The 36-year-old player last played professionally for the Qatari League club, Al Gharafa.

Launch from Ad.nlSneijder’s intention was encouraged by his former compatriot Arjen Robben, who first decided to play again for FC Groningen. Robben had also previously retired after leaving from Bayern Munich.

Sneijder has never even played for FC Utrecht. However, the Ajax Amsterdam academy dropout player has emotional closeness.

Wesley Sneijder when he was in Real Madrid uniform. (JAVIER SORIANO / AFP)

“Now, I have retired as a soccer player. I want a pleasant place to share memories, “Sneijder said some time ago.

“My love for the City of Utrecht is very great and I have a good relationship with (club owner) Frans Van Seumeren,” he added.

Nevertheless, Sneijder did not say yes about the news. But it could be realized soon considering that he is currently serving as Director of FC Utrecht.

For information, Sneijder had previously agreed to an offer as Director of FC Utrecht after retiring in 2019. The former Real Madrid and Inter Milan player signed a contract to help develop the club.