Three days after winning the Eredivisie title with Feyenoord, Dirk Kuyt has formally announced his retirement from football at the age of 36.
Kuyt scored all three goals in the 3-1 win over Heracles the saw Feyenoord crowned Dutch champions for the first time since 1999.
Feyenoord-legend for life!! Thanks for everything, Dirk!! https://t.co/J1fjYsDIyk
— Feyenoord Rotterdam (@Feyenoord_int) May 17, 2017
Not a bad way to bow out, becoming an immortal club legend and all.
The flaxen-haired stallion was in his second spell at Feyenoord, having been the club’s top scorer for three seasons in a