The end of a World Cup qualification cycle always brings a swathe of international retirements, and this week has been no different. It’s the end for Arturo Vidal, Javier Mascherano has said that he’ll pack it in after the tournament proper – but it’s Arjen Robben’s announcement immediately after the Netherlands’ failure to beat Sweden 8-0 that’s drawn the most attention.  With the Netherlands set for a year of soul searching and regeneration before Euro 2020 qualifying kicks off in earnest,…

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