Former Chelsea defender Ricardo Carvalho has stated that he will take a decision about his future in the summer.
He has indicated that it does not depend solely on him, and he will have to see what his current club, Monaco will decide. At 38 years old, Carvalho does not have this many options and may consider retiring from football.
He said that at the moment he only has a dream that is to participate at the Euros. He believes that he can still play well and that he can still help his team. At the moment, he said he does not think about retirement but only on ways on how he can best help his team.
When asked about his future, he stated that the decision does not rest in his hands, and it will all depend on the club. At the moment, he has not talked to anyone about his future, and he will give it a thought after the Euros. He said that he came to Monaco because of the competition and that he wanted to prove that he was still capable of playing at the highest levels,
Indeed, some people have accused Carvalho of playing only for the money, but he assured his fans that if he was looking only for money he would have gone to Dubai or China. He said that it was easier to make money there than to play in France.
For the time being Carvalho is a Monaco player and he has been selected for the Portugal team that will be playing at the Euros in France during the summer. This will certainly be the last tournament that Ricardo Carvalho will be playing in, and he will be hoping that he could finish his international career with a trophy.