Thomas Hitzelsperger has announced his retirement, citing a series of injury problems and several transfers as the reasons for the former German international to hang up his boots.
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Premier League side Everton have signed former Aston Villa and Wolfsburg midfielder Thomas Hitzlsperger on a short-term deal until January.
Wolfsburg coach Felix Magath has revealed that Thomas Hitzlsperger, Hasan Salihamidzic and Chris have left the Bundesliga club by mutual consent and explained the reasons for the decision.
Wolfsburg will be without Germany midfielder Thomas Hitzlsperger for the foreseeable future, with the 29-year-old is set to undergo knee surgery tomorrow.
Borussia Monchengladbach took over at the top of the Bundesliga standings thanks to a 4-1 come-from-behind victory over Wolfsburg.