Sergio Banquets, who is 34 years old, has announced that he will no longer play for the Spanish national team. After 12 years of service, in which he won two European Championships and a World Cup, Banquets said goodbye to the international stage.
After almost 15 years and 143 games, the time concerned say bye-bye to the national team, composed Banquets on Instagram.
The last episode of his very long time is for that reason an unfortunate one: when the Morocco’s World Cup ultimate ending against Morocco, the midfielder shot the third Spanish charge.
As it is now particular, it was his last ball contact in the nationwide group’s jersey.
Banquets did not reveal a specific reason for the resignation in the post.
He thanked all 5 nationwide coaches under which he had actually played, as well as the personnel and fans.
It was an honor to represent my nation and result in the lead, to be world and European champs, to be captain and play so lots of games, wrote the 34-year-old and thanked for unique, historical and memorable
Banquets had ended up being world champion with the Rosa 2010 and European champ in 2012.
With 143 objectives, he is in 3rd put on the list of Spanish record players, only Sergio Ramos (180) and Iker Cadillac (167) have more video games for the Bear.
In the present World Cup team, the Barça player was the last remaining player from the 2010 world champ team, the baton in Spanish midfield is now handing over to his teammates Gave and Pedro.