Florent Balmont (40 years old) is about to hang up the cleats. “It’s decided, even if I have to finish my career like this. I’ve already enjoyed it, there will be no regrets about it … After that, I’d like to do the last two months and make the most of it.” The Dijon midfielder has confirmed to The Canal Football Club that he will retire from sport at the end of the cheap football shirts china 2019-2020 financial year, even as uncertainty looms over Ligue 1, which is currently suspended indefinitely due to the pandemic of coronavirus that is raging in France.
Appearing 11 times this season with DFCO (16th in L1), the OL-trained French midfielder, where he won two French league titles (2003, 2005), has roamed the French turf for almost 18 years (514 Ligue 1 matches). Passed by Toulouse and OGC Nice, Florent Balmont participated mainly in the excellent season of LOSC in 2010-2011 alongside Eden Hazard, Gervinho and others (double cup-championship) under the orders of Rudi Garcia.
L’Equipe says the man who has been dubbed “the Pitbull” will be training as a coach and could switch to the DFCO staff in the near future. It’s enough to start a second life in football and continue his adventure in the world of football.