NFL legend Tom Brady has announced for the second time that he will retire.
In the Twitter video, the quarterback said: “I know this process was very important last time, so when I woke up this morning, I wanted to press the record and let you guys know first.”
“You only get one super emotional retirement article, and I ran out of it last year.”
He announced last year that he was leaving the sport after more than two decades, after Join the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Another season.
He added: “A huge thank you to each and every one of you for your support.
“My family, my friends, my teammates, my competitors – I could go on forever, it’s so much.
“Thank you guys for making my absolute dream come true. I wouldn’t change a thing. Love you guys.”
Brady, 45, is the sport’s all-time touchdown scorer with 649 yards and the most passing yards (89,214). He is also the only player in NFL history to win more than five Super Bowls.
As a result, he is widely regarded as one of the greatest NFL players of all time.
After leaving the sport, he will join FOX as a commentator in a deal reportedly worth nearly $400 million.
He spent the first 20 years of his career with the New England Patriots — winning his final Super Bowl in his first season there — before joining Tampa Bay in 2020.
brady split up with wife last yearBrazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen, and the footballer revealed it was “painful and difficult”.
Just a day before he announced his retirement, Brady said at the premiere of the film 80 For Brady: “This is what life is about. You have to wake up every day with purpose.
“When you find something you love doing, it’s hard to stop.”