"I needed time to think and take a decision calmly," Kaka said. "I have arrived to the conclusion that now is the moment to finish my career as a professional player."
Brazil great Kaka retiring from soccer at age 35 →
Kaka, the 35-year-old Brazilian star, announced last Wednesday he would not re-sign with Orlando City after a three-year run with the expansion team.
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