Former Juventus striker, Mario Mandzukic has terminated his contract at Al-Duhail after just six months after arriving at the club.
The 34-year-old Croatian football star only moved to Qatar in December 2019 after falling out of favor with Juventus. In 164 games, he scored 44 goals, winning four Series A titles and three Coppa Italia titles.
Mandzukic has confirmed that he is now a free agent after he terminated his contract in the Middle East by mutual consent. “I reached an agreement with Al-Duhail Sports Club management to terminate my contract by mutual consent. I appreciate the trust and hospitality that I have received in Qatar, and I wish the best to the club and the team in the future,” the Croatian announced on social media.
Before moving to Juventus, He played for Marconi, NK Zagreb, Dinamo Zagreb, VfL Wolfsburg, Bayern Munich, and Atletico Madrid. He won the Champions League with Bayern Munich in 2012-13 and represented Croatia on 89 occasions, scoring 33 times in the 2018 World Cup semi-finals against England. Mario Mandzukic retired from international football after the World Cup in 2018.