sport news Porto president Jorge Nuno Pinto da Costa confirms Iker Casillas' retirement

Porto president Jorge Nuno Pinto da Costa confirms Iker Casillas' retirement after announcing he will run to become president of Spanish FA Porto president Jorge Nuno Pinto da Costa revealed Iker Casillas spoke to him  The goalkeeper announced that he will run to become president of Spanish FA Casillas suffered a heart attack in training last year and he has not played since

By Kate Mcgreavy For Mailonline

Published: 08:57 GMT, 19 February 2020 | Updated: 08:58 GMT, 19 February 2020

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Porto president Jorge Nuno Pinto da Costa has confirmed Iker Casillas' retirement.

The 38-year-old goalkeeper announced that he will run to become the next president of the Spanish Football Federation (RFEF) on Monday. 

Porto president Pinto da Costa revealed that Casillas spoke to him regarding his plans to hang up his gloves.

The goalkeeper announced he will run to become president of the Spanish Football Federation

 The goalkeeper announced he will run to become president of the Spanish Football Federation

'I was very happy. Casillas had an attitude that touched me a lot, because before announcing the candidacy he made a point of coming to Porto to have lunch with me

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