OFFICIAL: At just 30 years old, Jonas Hector announced his retirement...

At just 30 years old, Jonas Hector announced his retirement from the Germany senior team. He did not go into details, it was simply shared that he made the decision for personal reasons. In this way, he joins André Schürrle (29 years old) and Benedikt Höwedes (32 years old) as German players who decide to move away from international football, despite not being so veteran.


“I have great respect for Jonas Hector’s decision. In addition to all of his athletic qualities, we have always valued his great character, his calm and his confidence. Jonas was also a great place to reflect on issues outside of football. He has never forgotten where he comes from and has lived the values ​​of our team. You will always be welcome in the DFB team after your career. For his next goals with FC Köln and in private all the best and good luck to him “said Olivier Bierhoff, director of national teams in Germany.

At FC Cologne they feel nothing but pride in their player: “We have great respect for Jonas’s decision. Take this step of form shows what our captain is like: simple and brave. All of us at FC are proud that his strong performances over the years have led him to the national team, where he became a permanent member of Jogi Löw’s team. “shared manager Horst Heldt.


Jonas Hector’s international period started in 2014. Since then, he was recurrent in Jogi Löw’s calls, being a regular in the starting XI during 2016, 2017 and 2018. He played 43 games, won the 2017 Confederations Cup, had a great Euro 2016 and lived a World Cup experience (Russia 2018 did not end up being a great memory).

Undefeated Data. Jonas Hector scored the penalty with which Germany eliminated Italy from Euro 2016. Key in a decisive shootout against a team that tends to complicate the Teutons.

Did you know…? Jonas Hector has played his entire professional career with FC Cologne. Not even a relegation has separated him from the club of his life.

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