Date: 9th October 2018 at 4:00pm
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Over the past couple of days, former Chelsea and Aston Villa defender John Terry has announced that he is retiring from football.

The defender had a good career and won pretty much everything there was to win but, at the same time, he was certainly a divisive character to say the very least.

Some of our players will know him well from their days together at England, meanwhile, and Theo Walcott has issued a message congratulating him on his career:

A classy gesture from our winger but, typically, he’s come in for some criticism from some fans.

Given some of Terry’s controversies during his time as a player, it was always going to happen so let’s take a look at what has been said about Theo’s message from various fans:

Regardless what you think of Terry, he had a fine career and, to be fair to Walcott, he’s not the sort of person to get involved in controversy.