Gronk: Soccer ‘at all times an choice,’ however not in ’19


FILE PHOTO: New England Patriots tight finish Rob Gronkowski speaks to reporters forward of Tremendous Bowl LIII in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S., January 31, 2019. Information/Mike Segar

Rob Gronkowski nonetheless has soccer on his thoughts, however the retired All-Professional tight finish has no rapid plans to get again within the sport.

“I wouldn’t say ‘by no means coming again,’” Gronkowski stated Tuesday in an announcement he teased earlier by way of social media. “I’m 30 years previous. I’m younger. I nonetheless keep match, nonetheless watch the sport every time I can, nonetheless get pleasure from it. I’m feeling good, however you realize, one yr off might presumably be the case. Or possibly two years off, man. It’s at all times an choice behind my head. It’s not like I’m not staying in form and never doing something. I’m by no means confused over it.”

Gronkowski retired in March, however New England Patriots’ followers stay hopeful he’ll come again. Gronkowski would want to file the suitable paperwork by Nov. 30 to play this season, and he reiterated Tuesday — whereas formally asserting his Tremendous Bowl get together plans in Florida — that soccer isn’t a precedence in the meanwhile.

“What’s higher, me taking part in or me hitting this get together?” Gronkowski chuckled.

Gronkowski stated the seashore music competition could be the place to be Tremendous Bowl week.

“I’m bringing the FIESTA to Miami with GRONK BEACH BIG GAME WEEKEND introduced by @MonsterEnergy! Put together for my private excessive oceanfront music competition that includes my pals @diplo | @kaskade| @RickRoss | @official_flo | @djcarnage | @3LAU”

—Discipline Degree Media