"Ailton wanted to flee"

Before his farewell game in Bremen, Claudio Pizarro looks back on his great career, names his best team-mates and his top eleven. And he reveals why the Werder dream duo almost didn’t exist.

Interview by Moritz Kielbassa and

Christopher Kneer

In the summer of 2020, the Peruvian Claudio Pizarro ended a really great career – at the age of 41. He ended it where it all began in 1999: in the jersey of Werder Bremen, where he rose to become one of the best strikers in league history alongside the round Ailton.

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