Wendell Lira is hanging up his football boots for FIFA 17.
The 2015 Puskas Award winner announced on Thursday that he has called quits on the beautiful game to instead pursue a career in video gaming, and he couldn't be happier.
The former Goianesia man made world headlines after taking home the prize for 2015's best goal with a twisting bicycle kick against Atletico Goianiense. Now, six months after winning the award, he is back in the spotlight for another eye-opening turn.
But the move doesn't...