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Ex-Chelsea winger, Wright-Phillips announces retirement

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Shaun Wright-Phillips, a former English winger, has announced his retirement from football at the age of 37.

Shaun Wright-Phillips had played with Manchester City, Chelsea and his national team, England.

He also played for Queens Park Rangers and New York Red Bulls, the latter alongside brother Bradley, and last played for Phoenix Rising in 2017.

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Wright-Phillips played 36 times for England and made 316 Premier League appearances, scoring 32 goals.

He won the 2006 Premier League title and 2007 FA Cup during his spell at Chelsea.

The winger is the son of former Arsenal and England striker Ian Wright. His own son D’Margio is now part of Manchester City’s Under-18 team.

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