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What's the earliest retirement you've seen?

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it happens if players dont find a club for like a year and the game needs to clear them out to make regens and keep to your DB size. ive seen it quite alot over the last few FM's.
 
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the earliest i've seen was Mauro Rosales when he was 29
 
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When I played on a database where all the players were free agents people were retiring really young if they didn't get offered a contract by a club.. Other than that the youngest I've seen is 28, I was in the MLS and one of my players decided to retire, no idea why.
 
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Mine was Vincent Kompany retiring at 27 years was mine.Good for Manchester City!
 
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He was most likely released or his youth contract ran out, and he could not find a club.
 
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On FM10 I signed some german guy who was really **** but had a really high PA.. he retired at the age of 24, I bought him when he was 22
 
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i have seen people reitre at that age.
its normally because they cant find a club
 
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it happens if players dont find a club for like a year and the game needs to clear them out to make regens and keep to your DB size. ive seen it quite alot over the last few FM's.
exactly this - every season in the game, more regens are generated than old players retire so to keep the number of players in the game to a similar level to what you started with, the game will retire most of the hopeless regens when their youth contracts run out because the CA is around 10-20 and they have almost no chance of finding a club
 
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i have seen at the age of 22 cuz he was released and when they havent been offered by a club for 2 years the retire it a
 
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Most of my youth players retire at 17. I release them when they appear in the u19s when they're 16, and then most retire after a year of not finding a club. Very common really, especially in the lower leagues.
 
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