Ashley Cole confirms retirement

Author: Daily Mail
Ashley Cole has called time on a glittering playing career spanning 20 years

Ashley Cole has confirmed his retirement from football live on TV during the build-up to Chelsea's Premier League clash with Leicester City.

The 38-year-old last played for Derby County last season, having been signed on a short term deal in January by former Chelsea team-mate Frank Lampard.

His retirement brings to an end a career which saw him win three Premier League titles, seven FA Cups, the League Cup and the Champions League. 

Ashley Cole confirmed his retirement from football live on TV while working as a pundit for Sky
Cole spent six months on loan at Derby County last season, where he made nine appearances
Cole's move to Derby saw him link up with former Chelsea team-mate Frank Lampard