Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti is trying every day to convince Philipp Lahm to carry on playing but has had no luck so far.
Lahm, 33, will retire at the end of the season, but wants to win a record-equalling eighth Bundesliga title and seventh DFB Pokal first.
Speaking at a news conference ahead of Wednesday's DFB Pokal semifinal with Borussia Dortmund, Ancelotti said: "I'm sad that he is ending his career.
"He's really important for the club, manager and a great example to his teammates. I...